About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 3/14/1978--Introduced.Authorizes and directs the President to designate April 18, 1978, as "Education Day, U.S.A." Read more >
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 1, 1978
- What is a resolution?
The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 793” 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.
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no votes related to this resolution.
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