H.J.Res. 998 (94th): Joint resolution authorizing President to proclaim the week beginning on November 7, 1976, as National Respiratory Therapy Week.


Jun 22, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 22, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Alan Steelman

Representative for Texas's 5th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

6/22/1976--Introduced.Authorizes and requests the President to issue a proclamation designating the week beginning on November 7, 1976, as "National Respiratory Therapy Week". Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 22, 1976

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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 998”). 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.


7 cosponsors (4R, 3D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 782 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 27, 1976

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