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

Overview

Introduced:

Aug 2, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 13, 1991

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

Law:

Pub.L. 102-162

Sponsor:

Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 13, 1991

History

Aug 2, 1991
 
Introduced

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.

S.J.Res. 188 (102nd) was a 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.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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