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H.J.Res. 209 (94th): Joint resolution asking the President of the United States to declare the fourth Saturday of each September “National Hunting and Fishing Day”.

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Sponsor and status

Introduced
Feb 13, 1975
94th Congress (1975–1976)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this resolution were incorporated into other resolutions which were enacted.

Sponsor

Robert Sikes

Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Source

History

Feb 13, 1975
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.J.Res. 209 (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. 209. 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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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