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101st Congress (1989–1990)
This resolution was introduced on May 16, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for California's 15th congressional district
May 16, 1989
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H.J.Res. 269 (101st) 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 269. This is the one from the 101st Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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“H.J.Res. 269 — 101st Congress: To designate October 1, 1989, through October 7, 1989, as “National Disability Awareness Week”.” www.GovTrack.us. 1989. December 1, 2020 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hjres269>
To designate October 1, 1989, through October 7, 1989, as “National Disability Awareness Week”, H.R.J. Res. 269, 101st Cong. (1989).
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