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.
Jan 21, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on January 21, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from North Carolina
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Last Updated: Jan 21, 1993
Length: 2 pages
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- 1/21/1993--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Declares that nothing in the Constitution shall be construed to prohibit voluntary individual or group prayer in public schools or other public institutions, or to prohibit prayer ...
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