S.J.Res. 143 (101st): A joint resolution to designate the week of December 10, 1989, through December 16, 1989, as “National Drunk and Drugged Driving Awareness Week”.

Introduced:
May 31, 1989 (101st Congress, 1989–1990)
Status:
Died (Passed Senate)
Sponsor
Gordon Humphrey
Senator from New Hampshire
Party
Republican
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 429 (identical)

Signed by the President
Dec 11, 1989

 
Status

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on June 9, 1989 but was never passed by the House.

Progress
Introduced May 31, 1989
Referred to Committee May 31, 1989
Reported by Committee Jun 08, 1989
Passed Senate Jun 09, 1989
 
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S.J.Res. stands for Senate joint resolution.

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5/31/1989--Introduced.
Designates the week of December 10 through December 16, 1989, as National Drunk and Drugged Driving Awareness Week.

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