Sponsor and status
93rd Congress (1973–1974)
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.
Senator for Vermont
Nov 7, 1973
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 14, 1973
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Nov 15, 1973
Passed Senate (House next)
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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.J.Res. 168. This is the one from the 93rd Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A joint resolution to authorize the period from February 10, 1974, through February 16, 1974, as “National Nurse Week”, S.J. Res. 168, 93rd Cong. (1973).
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