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

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 12, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Enacted as H.J.Res. 300 (companion bill)
Sponsor:

Robert Byrd

Senator from West Virginia

Democrat

History

Nov 12, 1991
 
Introduced

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.

S.J.Res. 229 (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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