Vote — Dec 1, 2015 5:48 p.m.
May 20, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976
This resolution was introduced on May 20, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district
5/20/1976--Introduced.Authorizes the American Legion to place in the District of Columbia on land of the national park system the bell which is known as the American Legion's Freedom Bell. Provides ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 915 (94th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.J.Res. 961 (94th).
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 961”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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