H.J.Res. 117 (107th): Approving the location of the commemorative work in the District of Columbia honoring former President John Adams.


Oct 7, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 2, 2002

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on December 2, 2002.


Pub.L. 107-315


Timothy Roemer

Representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 25, 2002
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Approves the location for the commemorative work to honor former President John Adams and his legacy, as authorized by recently enacted Federal law, subject to a specified limitation. Read more >
Related Bills
S.J.Res. 47 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 2, 2002

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 117” means this is a House 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.


Oct 7, 2002
Passed House
Nov 15, 2002
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate
Nov 20, 2002
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 2, 2002


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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