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

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 5, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Enacted as H.J.Res. 402 (companion bill)
Sponsor:

Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey

Democrat

History

Nov 5, 1987
 
Introduced

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Feb 4, 1988
 
Reported by Committee

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S.J.Res. 214 (100th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

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.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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