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SJ Res 116, the declaration of war with Japan, became the template for the resolution for the declaration of war with Germany, SJ Res 119.

S.J.Res. 119: Declaration of War with Germany, WWII
On December 11, 1941, Congress approved a resolution declaring war with Germany. The Senate unanimously approved the resolution, 88-0.
credit: Document Courtesy of the National Archives

 

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