S.J.Res. 257 (102nd): A joint resolution to designate the month of June 1992, as “National Scleroderma Awareness.”


Feb 20, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Enacted as H.J.Res. 445 (companion bill)

Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

2/20/1992--Introduced.Designates June 1992 as National Scleroderma Awareness Month. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 20, 1992

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 257”). 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 (32D, 22R) (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. 445 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jun 23, 1992

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: