S.J.Res. 221 (93rd): A joint resolution to provide for the reappointment of Dr. Caryl P. Haskins as Citizen Regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.


Jun 26, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974


Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 30, 1974

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on August 30, 1974.


Pub.L. 93-399


James Fulbright

Senator from Arkansas



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Last Updated: Aug 30, 1974

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Jun 26, 1974

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Jul 11, 1974
Reported by Committee

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Jul 16, 1974
Passed Senate

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

Aug 19, 1974
Passed House

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Aug 30, 1974
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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H.J.Res. 1072 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 20, 1974

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