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

Overview

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

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.

S.J.Res. 157 (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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