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H.J.Res. 201 (103rd): Designating the beach at 53 degrees 53 minutes 51 seconds north, 166 degrees 34 minutes 15 seconds west to 53 degrees 53 minutes 48 seconds north, 166 degrees 34 minutes 21 seconds west on Hog Island, which lies in the Northeast Bay of Unalaska, Alaska as ‘Arkansas Beach’ in commemoration of the 206th regiment of the National Guard, who served during the Japanese attack on Dutch Harbor, Unalaska on June 3 and 4, 1942.

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Raymond “Ray” Thornton Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for Arkansas's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 20, 1993
Length: 3 pages
May 20, 1993
103rd Congress (1993–1994)
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4 Cosponsors (3 Republicans, 1 Democrat)



May 20, 1993

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H.J.Res. 201 (103rd) 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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 201. This is the one from the 103rd Congress.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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