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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
May 23, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This resolution was introduced on May 23, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for West Virginia's 2nd congressional district
5/23/1977--Introduced.Authorizes and requests the President to designate the first Sunday of September after Labor Day of each year as "National Grandparents Day." Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
Companion Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S.J.Res. 24 (95th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.J.Res. 480 (95th).
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. 480”). 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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