Vote — Oct 9, 2015 1:24 p.m.
Feb 28, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
This resolution was introduced on February 28, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 28th congressional district
2/28/1991--Introduced.Authorizes the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity to establish a memorial to Martin Luther King, Jr., on Federal land in the District of Columbia and its environs. Makes the Fraternity solely ... Read more >
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This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 177 (103rd).
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 159”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 7, 1993
Last Action: Oct 23, 1991
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