S.J.Res. 162 (103rd): A joint resolution designating March 25, 1994, as “Greek Independence Day: A National Day of Celebration of Greek and American Democracy”.

Introduced:

Feb 9, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 24, 1994

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on March 24, 1994.

Law:

Pub.L. 103-222

Sponsor:

Arlen Specter

Senator from Pennsylvania

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 11, 1994
Length: 2 pages

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History

Feb 9, 1994
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 9, 1994
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 10, 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.

Mar 11, 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.

Mar 24, 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. 162”). 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
61 cosponsors (33D, 28R) (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. 310 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 1, 1994

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