S.J.Res. 428 (99th): A joint resolution granting the consent and approval of Congress for the State of Maryland, the Commonwealth of Virginia, and the District of Columbia to amend the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Regulation Compact.

Introduced:

Oct 16, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on October 16, 1986 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Charles Mathias Jr.

Senator from Maryland

Republican

About the resolution

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History

Oct 16, 1986
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 16, 1986
 
Passed Senate

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This page is about a resolution in the United States Congress. A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.

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