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H.J.Res. 213 (103rd): Designating July 2, 1993 and July 2, 1994 as “National Literacy Day”.

Sponsor and status

Donald Payne

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 1, 1993
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Jun 10, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 16, 1993

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on July 16, 1993.

Law:

Pub.L. 103-52

History

Jun 10, 1993
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 29, 1993
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 1, 1993
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 1, 1993
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Committee Discharged.

Jul 16, 1993
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.J.Res. 213 (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.

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

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