H.J.Res. 80 (95th): Joint resolution to authorize the President to issue a proclamation designating the week in November which includes Thanksgiving Day in each year as “National Family Week”.


Jan 4, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Enacted as S.J.Res. 29 (companion bill)

Marilyn Lloyd

Representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district


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Jan 4, 1977

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