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Feb 23, 1978
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 113”). 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.
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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. (2016). S.J.Res. 113 — 95th Congress: A joint resolution to recognize the heritage of black citizens of the United States.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/sjres113
“S.J.Res. 113 — 95th Congress: A joint resolution to recognize the heritage of black citizens of the United States..” www.GovTrack.us. 1978. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/sjres113>
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|quote=A joint resolution to recognize the heritage of black citizens of the United States.