H.J.Res. 915 (94th): Joint resolution to authorize the placement of the bell known as the American Legion’s Freedom Bell in the District of Columbia on land of the national park system.


Apr 7, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 20, 1976 but was never passed by the Senate.


Allan Howe

Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

9/15/1976--Reported to House amended.(Reported to House from the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs with amendments, H. Rept. 94-1563) Authorizes the American Legion to place in the District of Columbia ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 7, 1976

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 20, 1976
Passed House

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

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 915”). 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.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 962 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 20, 1976

H.J.Res. 961 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 20, 1976

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