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

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 26, 1991 but was never passed by the House.


Robert Byrd

Senator from West Virginia


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Designates May 1992 as National Trauma Awareness Month. Read more >
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 300 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 10, 1991

What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 229” 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.


Nov 12, 1991
Passed Senate
Nov 26, 1991
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.


54 cosponsors (33D, 21R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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