S.J.Res. 188 (102nd): A joint resolution designating November 1991, as “National Red Ribbon Month”.


Aug 2, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 13, 1991

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on November 13, 1991.


Pub.L. 102-162


Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: Nov 13, 1991

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

8/2/1991--Introduced.Designates November 1991 as National Red Ribbon Month. Read more >


Aug 2, 1991

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 31, 1991
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.

Nov 1, 1991
Passed Senate

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

Nov 6, 1991
Passed House

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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 13, 1991
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 188”). 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.


56 cosponsors (35D, 21R) (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.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 312 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 1991

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