S.J.Res. 196 (102nd): A joint resolution to designate October 1991 as “Ending Hunger Month”.

Introduced:

Sep 17, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 17, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Paul Simon
Senator from Illinois
Democrat

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/17/1991--Introduced.Designates October 1991 as Ending Hunger Month. Read more >
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 321 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 1991

What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 196” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Sep 17, 1991

Details

Cosponsors
50 cosponsors (29D, 21R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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