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


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Nov 5, 1987

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Feb 4, 1988
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52 cosponsors (32D, 20R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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H.J.Res. 402 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 10, 1988

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