H.J.Res. 62 (110th): Native American Heritage Day Act of 2008

Introduced:

Nov 13, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Oct 8, 2008

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on October 8, 2008.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-370

Sponsor:

Joe Baca
Representative for California's 43rd congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2008
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Full Title

To honor the achievements and contributions of Native Americans to the United States, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 20 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 10, 2009

H.R. 3585 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 2007

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What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 62” 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.

History

Introduced
Nov 13, 2007
Passed House
Nov 13, 2007
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
Sep 22, 2008
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Sep 26, 2008
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 8, 2008

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83 cosponsors (78D, 5R) (show)
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