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

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on October 2, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edward “Ted” Kennedy

Senator from Massachusetts



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Last Updated: Oct 2, 2002
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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
H.J.Res. 117 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 2, 2002

What is a resolution?

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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 2, 2002


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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