H.J.Res. 218 (102nd): To designate the week beginning April 21, 1991, and the week beginning April 19, 1992, each as “National Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Week”.


Apr 11, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992


Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 26, 1991

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on April 26, 1991.


Pub.L. 102-36


Sidney Morrison

Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 26, 1991

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Summary (CRS)
4/11/1991--Introduced.Designates April 21 through 27, 1991, and April 19 through 25, 1992, as National Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Week. Read more >
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S.J.Res. 86 (Related)
A joint resolution designating April 21 through April 27, 1991 and April 19 through ...

Passed Senate
Last Action: Apr 18, 1991

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 218” means this is a House 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.


Apr 11, 1991
Passed House
Apr 17, 1991
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate
Apr 18, 1991
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 26, 1991


219 cosponsors (142D, 74R, 1I, 1R, 1D) (show)
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