S.J.Res. 71 (99th): A joint resolution to approve the obligation of funds made available by Public Law 98-473 for the procurement of MX missiles, subject to the enactment of a second joint resolution.


Mar 5, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986


Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 4, 1985

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on April 4, 1985.


Pub.L. 99-17


Barry Goldwater

Senator from Arizona



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Last Updated: Apr 4, 1985

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/5/1985--Introduced.Approves the obligation of funds available for FY 1985 for the procurement of additional operational MX missiles. Read more >
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 180 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 20, 1985

What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 71” means this is a Senate joint 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.


Mar 5, 1985
Reported by Committee
Mar 18, 1985
Passed Senate
Mar 19, 1985
Passed House
Mar 26, 1985
Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 4, 1985


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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