S.J.Res. 214 (100th): A joint resolution to designate the week of February 7-13, 1988, as “National Child Passenger Safety Awareness Week.”


Nov 5, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Enacted as H.J.Res. 402 (companion bill)

Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Designates the week of February 7 through February 13, 1988, as National Child Passenger Safety Awareness Week. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 5, 1987

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Feb 4, 1988
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This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 214”). 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.


52 cosponsors (32D, 20R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 402 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 10, 1988

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