S.J.Res. 16 (103rd): A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States restoring the right of Americans to pray in public institutions, including public school graduation ceremonies and athletic events.

Introduced:

Jan 21, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 21, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jesse Helms

Senator from North Carolina

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 21, 1993
Length: 2 pages

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History

Jan 21, 1993
 
Introduced

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