About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 6/19/1974--Introduced.Authorizes the President to proclaim the third week of September of each year as "National Medical Assistants' Week".
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 14, 1974
- What is a resolution?
The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 217” 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.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this resolution.
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