S.J.Res. 229 (102nd): A joint resolution designating the month of May, 1992, as “National Trauma Awareness Month”.


Nov 12, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Enacted as H.J.Res. 300 (companion bill)

Robert Byrd

Senator from West Virginia


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Designates May 1992 as National Trauma Awareness Month. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 12, 1991

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 26, 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.

This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 229”). 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.


54 cosponsors (33D, 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. 300 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 10, 1991

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