Sponsor and status
94th Congress (1975–1976)
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 8, 1975 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for New Jersey's 9th congressional district
Jan 28, 1975
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 8, 1975
Passed House (Senate next)
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.J.Res. 148 (94th) 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 H.J.Res. 148. This is the one from the 94th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Joint resolution to designate April 24, 1975, as National Day of Remembrance of Man’s Inhumanity to Man, H.R.J. Res. 148, 94th Cong. (1975).
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