H.J.Res. 454 (102nd): Assassination Materials Disclosure Resolution of 1992


Mar 26, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 12, 1992 but was never passed by the Senate.


Louis Stokes

Representative for Ohio's 21st congressional district


About the resolution

Full Title

To provide for the expeditious disclosure of records relevant to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

Summary (CRS)

8/12/1992--Passed House amended.Assassination Materials Disclosure Resolution of 1992 - Directs the Archivist of the United States to establish in the National Archives (NA) the President Kennedy Assassination Materials Collection. Requires ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 26, 1992

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 3, 1992
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Aug 12, 1992
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 454”). 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.


112 cosponsors (75D, 36R, 1I) (show)

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

Related Bills
S.J.Res. 282 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 25, 1992

S. 3006 (Related)
President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 26, 1992

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