H.J.Res. 389 (95th): Joint resolution designating the pine tree as the national arboreal emblem of the United States.


Apr 6, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 6, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Mann
Representative for South Carolina's 4th congressional district

See Instead:

H.J.Res. 860 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Apr 19, 1978

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
4/6/1977--Introduced.Designates the pine tree as the national arboreal emblem of the United States.

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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 860 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 19, 1978

S.J.Res. 75 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 20, 1977

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 389” means this is a House 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 6, 1977


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