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.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 2, 2002
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The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 47” means this is a Senate 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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