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What does HJRES stand for?

HJRES stands for House Joint Resolution (style of a resolution of both houses of Congress)

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  • Military and Government

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House Joint Resolution 21 and Senate Joint Resolution 24 would place a measure on the ballot asking voters to add a section to the Constitution: "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the state of Oregon or by any political subdivision in this state on account of sex.
It was fortunate, however, that this well-intentioned proposed amendment, known as House Joint Resolution 2 (HJR2), did not pass because a key provision in it is unworkable.
House Democratic leaders largely decided to adopt FY 2006 funding levels as a baseline in the spending bill, House Joint Resolution 20, rather than adopting the customary formula of using the lowest figures passed in the House or Senate.
Similarly, Virginia's House Joint Resolution 94 "memorializes" the Secretary of Agriculture, the Director of the Drug Enforcement Administration, and the Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy to permit the controlled, experimental cultivation of industrial hemp in Virginia.