S.J.Res. 113 (95th): A joint resolution to recognize the heritage of black citizens of the United States.

Introduced:

Feb 23, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 23, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Birch Bayh

Senator from Indiana

Democrat

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History

Feb 23, 1978
 
Introduced

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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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Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 741 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 16, 1978

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