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H.J.Res. 71 (107th): Patriot Day resolution

Amending title 36, United States Code, to designate September 11 as Patriot Day.

Sponsor and status

Vito Fossella Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 13th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 4, 2001
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Oct 25, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 18, 2001

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on December 18, 2001.

Law:

Pub.L. 107-89

History

Oct 25, 2001
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Oct 25, 2001
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Nov 30, 2001
 
Passed Senate

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 by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 18, 2001
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.J.Res. 71 (107th) 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 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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