S.J.Res. 136 (95th): A resolution asking the President of the United States to declare the fourth Saturday of each September “National Hunting and Fishing Day.”


May 22, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 22, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Allen

Senator from Alabama


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

5/22/1978--Introduced.Requests the President to designate the fourth Saturday of each September as "National Hunting and Fishing Day." Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 22, 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. 136”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 49 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 4, 1977

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