S.J.Res. 168 (93rd): A joint resolution to authorize the period from February 10, 1974, through February 16, 1974, as “National Nurse Week”.



Nov 7, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 15, 1973 but was never passed by the House.


George Aiken

Senator from Vermont



Nov 7, 1973

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Nov 14, 1973
Reported by Committee

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Nov 15, 1973
Passed Senate

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

S.J.Res. 168 (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.

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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