S.J.Res. 157 (103rd): A joint resolution to designate 1994 as “The Year of Gospel Music”.

Introduced:

Nov 19, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 14, 1994

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on October 14, 1994.

Law:

Pub.L. 103-366

Sponsor:

James Sasser

Senator from Tennessee

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 30, 1994
Length: 1 pages

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History

Nov 19, 1993
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 28, 1994
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Committee Discharged.

Aug 2, 1994
 
Passed Senate

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 30, 1994
 
Passed House

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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 14, 1994
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 157”). 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.

Details

Cosponsors
52 cosponsors (29D, 23R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 297 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 19, 1993

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