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Mar 14, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 15, 1990
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on August 15, 1990.
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Mar 14, 1990
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Jul 31, 1990
Passed House (Senate next)
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Aug 4, 1990
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Aug 15, 1990
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.J.Res. 515 (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.
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. 515 — 101st Congress: Designating the week beginning September 16, 1990, as “National Give Kids a Fighting Chance Week”.” www.GovTrack.us. 1990. November 18, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hjres515>
Designating the week beginning September 16, 1990, as “National Give Kids a Fighting Chance Week”, Pub. L. No. 101-371, H.R.J. Res. 515, 101st Cong. (1990).
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