S.J.Res. 277 (101st): A joint resolution designating October 6, 1990, as “German-American Day”.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 26, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Enacted as H.J.Res. 469 (companion bill)
Sponsor:

Richard Lugar

Senator from Indiana

Republican

History

Mar 26, 1990
 
Introduced

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Sep 27, 1990
 
Reported by Committee

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S.J.Res. 277 (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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