H.J.Res. 89 (107th): Posthumously proclaiming Andrei Dmitrievich Sakharov to be an honorary citizen of the United States.

Introduced:

Apr 24, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 24, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Christopher “Chris” Smith
Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 24, 2002
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
4/24/2002--Introduced.Proclaims posthumously Andrei Dmitrievich Sakharov to be an honorary U.S. citizen.

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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 89” 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.

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History

Introduced
Apr 24, 2002

Details

Cosponsors
8 cosponsors (6D, 2R) (show)
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