Vote — Jul 27, 2015 10:46 p.m.
Cloture Motion Agreed to 62/32
Apr 18, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
This resolution was introduced on April 18, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 6th congressional district
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 28, 1991
The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 228” 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.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this resolution.
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.J.Res. 228 — 102nd Congress: To designate October 1991 as “National Down’s Syndrome Awareness Month”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hjres228
“H.J.Res. 228 — 102nd Congress: To designate October 1991 as “National Down’s Syndrome Awareness Month”..” www.GovTrack.us. 1991. July 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hjres228>
|title=H.J.Res. 228 (102nd)
|accessdate=July 28, 2015
|author=102nd Congress (1991)
|date=April 18, 1991
|quote=To designate October 1991 as “National Down’s Syndrome Awareness Month”.