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Sponsor. Representative for California's 35th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 2, 1994
Length: 3 pages
103rd Congress (1993–1994)
This resolution was introduced on February 2, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Feb 2, 1994
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H.J.Res. 316 (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. 316. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Designating March 8, 1994, as “International Women’s Day”, H.R.J. Res. 316, 103rd Cong. (1994).
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