H.J.Res. 340 (102nd): To designate October 19 through 27, 1991 as “National Red Ribbon Week for a Drug-Free America”.


Oct 2, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 28, 1991

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on October 28, 1991.


Pub.L. 102-144


Joan Horn

Representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 28, 1991

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Designates the week of October 19 through 27, 1991, as National Red Ribbon Week for a Drug Free America. Read more >


Oct 2, 1991

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 17, 1991
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 22, 1991
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 28, 1991
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 340”). 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.


225 cosponsors (157D, 65R, 1D, 1R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
S.J.Res. 212 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 4, 1991

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