H.J.Res. 734 (93rd): Joint resolution to authorize and request the President to call a White House Conference on Library and Information Sciences in 1976.


Sep 19, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 19, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gerald Ford Jr.

Representative for Michigan's 5th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

9/19/1973--Introduced.Authorizes the President to call a White House Conference on Library and Information Services in 1976 to develop recommendations for the further improvement of the Nation's libraries and information centers, ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 19, 1973

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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 734”). 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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H.J.Res. 302 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 6, 1973

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