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H.J.Res. 524 (93rd): Joint resolution authorizing the President to proclaim May of each year as “National Earth and Wildlife Month”.

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Sponsor and status

Introduced
Apr 19, 1973
93rd Congress (1973–1974)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 19, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Sponsor

Richard Fulton

Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district

Democrat

Source

History

Apr 19, 1973
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.J.Res. 524 (93rd) was a 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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 524. This is the one from the 93rd Congress.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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