S.J.Res. 102 (93rd): Joint resolution to authorize and request the President to proclaim June 17, 1973, as a day of commemoration of the opening of the upper Mississippi River by Jacques Marquette and Louis Jolliet in 1673.

Overview

Introduced:

May 2, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:
Enacted as H.J.Res. 533 (companion bill)
Sponsor:

Harold Hughes

Senator from Iowa

Democrat

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History

May 2, 1973
 
Introduced

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