S.J.Res. 239 (102nd): A joint resolution designating February 6, 1992, as “National Women and Girls in Sports Day”.



Jan 21, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 27, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Packwood

Senator from Oregon



Jan 21, 1992

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Feb 27, 1992
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S.J.Res. 239 (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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