Sponsor and status
94th Congress (1975–1976)
This resolution was introduced on June 22, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for Texas's 5th congressional district
8 Cosponsors (4 Republicans, 4 Democrats)
Jun 22, 1976
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H.J.Res. 998 (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. 998. 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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Joint resolution authorizing President to proclaim the week beginning on November 7, 1976, as National Respiratory Therapy Week, H.R.J. Res. 998, 94th Cong. (1976).
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