In March, Congress passed a joint resolution condemning Kony.
Although Congress adopted the joint resolution recommended by the President, the "border States" would not accept the plan.
Then, they tell us, the Legislature can do so by a joint resolution.
Your joint resolution on the multinational peacekeeping force in Lebanon is also serving the cause of peace.
It was only on the 1st of March, 1845, that Congress passed a joint resolution for the annexation.
It was not my intention, at this stage of the business, to propose any law, or joint resolution.
The President then signed both the bill and the joint resolution.
Mr. Wade moved that the joint resolution lie on the table, which was lost,—Yeas 5, Nays 32.
With its authority he moved a joint resolution recognizing the new government of Louisiana.
For these reasons the committee recommended a joint resolution and two bills.
A measure approved by both houses of the United States Congress and signed by the president. Similar to an act of Congress, the joint resolution is used to approve or initiate foreign policy actions, to grant a single appropriations proposal, and to propose amendments to the Constitution.