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Jan 4, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This resolution was introduced on January 4, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 11th congressional district
1/4/1977--Introduced.Authorizes the President of the United States to designate the last Friday of April of each year as "National Arbor Day". Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 128 (94th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 533 (95th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.J.Res. 82 (95th).
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 82”). 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. 82 — 95th Congress: Joint resolution to authorize the President to proclaim the last Friday of April each year .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hjres82
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