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S.J.Res. 181 (94th): Joint resolution to authorize the erection of the American Legion’s Freedom Bell on lands of the park system of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.


Sponsor and status

Introduced
Mar 16, 1976
94th Congress (1975–1976)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 12, 1976

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on October 12, 1976.

Law
Pub.L. 94-483
Sponsor

Frank Moss

Senator for Utah

Democrat

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Last Updated: Oct 12, 1976

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History

Mar 16, 1976
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 16, 1976
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Sep 20, 1976
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Sep 29, 1976
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Oct 12, 1976
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S.J.Res. 181 (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 S.J.Res. 181. 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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