S.J.Res. 326 (100th): A joint resolution designating July 24 through 30, 1988, as “Lyme Disease Awareness Week”.


May 25, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Enacted as H.J.Res. 569 (companion bill)

Daniel Moynihan

Senator from New York


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

7/14/1988--Passed Senate amended.(Measure passed Senate, amended) Designates July 24 through July 30, 1988, as Lyme Disease Awareness Week. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 25, 1988

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Jul 14, 1988
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Jul 14, 1988
Passed Senate

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. 326”). 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.


57 cosponsors (32D, 25R) (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. 569 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 1, 1988

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