S.J.Res. 47 (107th): A joint resolution approving the location of the commemorative work in the District of Columbia honoring former President John Adams.


Oct 2, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Enacted as H.J.Res. 117 (companion bill)

Edward “Ted” Kennedy

Senator from Massachusetts



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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 >

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Oct 2, 2002

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This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 47”). 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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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 117 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 2, 2002

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