S.J.Res. 294 (100th): A joint resolution designating August 9, 1988, as “National Neighborhood Crime Watch Day”.


Apr 12, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988


Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 16, 1988

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on August 16, 1988.


Pub.L. 100-396


Paul Trible Jr.

Senator from Virginia



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Last Updated: Aug 16, 1988

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
4/12/1988--Introduced.Designates August 9, 1988, as National Neighborhood Crime Watch Day. Read more >
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 441 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 27, 1988

What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 294” means this is a Senate 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.


Apr 12, 1988
Reported by Committee
Jul 14, 1988
Passed Senate
Jul 26, 1988
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Aug 9, 1988
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 16, 1988


57 cosponsors (33D, 24R) (show)
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