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95th Congress, 1977–1978
Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 8, 1977
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on March 8, 1977.
Representative for New York's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 8, 1977
Jan 11, 1977
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Feb 23, 1977
Passed House (Senate next)
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Feb 24, 1977
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Mar 8, 1977
Enacted — Signed by the President
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H.J.Res. 132 (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.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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“H.J.Res. 132 — 95th Congress: Joint resolution to authorize a special gold medal to be awarded to Miss Marian Anderson.” www.GovTrack.us. 1977. April 6, 2020 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hjres132>
Joint resolution to authorize a special gold medal to be awarded to Miss Marian Anderson, Pub. L. No. 95-9, H.R.J. Res. 132, 95th Cong. (1977).
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