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Apr 6, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This resolution was introduced on April 6, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for South Carolina's 4th congressional district
4/6/1977--Introduced.Designates the pine tree as the national arboreal emblem of the United States. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 389”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.J.Res. 389 — 95th Congress: Joint resolution designating the pine tree as the national arboreal emblem of the United States.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hjres389
“H.J.Res. 389 — 95th Congress: Joint resolution designating the pine tree as the national arboreal emblem of the United States..” www.GovTrack.us. 1977. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hjres389>
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