S.J.Res. 376 (100th): A joint resolution designating September 13, 1989, as “Uncle Sam Day”.


Sep 9, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Enacted as H.J.Res. 626 (companion bill)

Alfonse D'Amato

Senator from New York


See Instead:

H.J.Res. 626 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Nov 9, 1988

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

9/9/1988--Introduced.Designates September 13, 1989, as Uncle Sam Day in honor of Samuel Wilson of the city of Troy, New York, on the occasion of the 200th anniversary of the City. ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 9, 1988

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This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 376”). 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.


19 cosponsors (10D, 9R) (show)
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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 626 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 9, 1988

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