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95th Congress (1977–1978)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 5, 1978
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on October 5, 1978.
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Last Updated: Oct 5, 1978
Jul 26, 1978
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Sep 6, 1978
Passed House (Senate next)
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Sep 20, 1978
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Oct 5, 1978
Enacted — Signed by the President
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H.J.Res. 1088 (95th) 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. 1088. This is the one from the 95th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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“H.J.Res. 1088 — 95th Congress: A resolution providing financial assistance for the City of New York.” www.GovTrack.us. 1978. May 29, 2023 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hjres1088>
A resolution providing financial assistance for the City of New York, Pub. L. No. 95-415, H.R.J. Res. 1088, 95th Cong. (1978).
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