H.J.Res. 902 (93rd): Joint resolution to authorize the President to issue a proclamation designating the month of May 1974, as “National Arthritis Month”.


Feb 14, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 14, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Howard
Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district

See Instead:

H.J.Res. 938 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 13, 1974

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
2/14/1974--Introduced.Authorizes the President to issue a proclamation designating the month of May 1974, as "National Arthritis Month".

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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 938 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 13, 1974

H.J.Res. 997 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 1, 1974

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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 902” 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.

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Feb 14, 1974


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