Vote — Oct 8, 2015 4:30 p.m.
Dec 1, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on February 17, 1988 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Florida
Designates the period of September 5 through September 11, 1988, as National School Dropout Prevention Week. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 224”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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