H.J.Res. 961 (94th): Joint resolution to authorize the placement of the bell known as the American Legion’s Freedom Bell in the District of Columbia and land of the national park system.

Overview

Introduced:

May 20, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 20, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Allan Howe

Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

History

May 20, 1976
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

H.J.Res. 961 (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.

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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