H.J.Res. 607 (100th): A joint resolution to designate October 8, 1988, as “National Day of Outreach to the Rural Disabled”.


Jul 12, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 12, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Eligio “Kika” de la Garza

Representative for Texas's 15th congressional district


See Instead:

S.J.Res. 345 (same title)
Passed House with Changes — Oct 21, 1988

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

7/12/1988--Introduced.Designates October 8, 1988, as National Day of Outreach to the Rural Disabled. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 12, 1988

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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 607”). 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.


226 cosponsors (154D, 72R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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S.J.Res. 345 (identical)

Passed House with Changes
Last Action: Oct 21, 1988

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