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.

Introduced:

May 2, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 2, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Harold Hughes
Senator from Iowa
Democrat

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
5/2/1973--Introduced.Authorizes 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.

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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 533 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jun 14, 1973

What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 102” means this is a Senate 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
May 2, 1973

Details

Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (7D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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