S.J.Res. 144 (95th): A joint resolution authorizing the President to proclaim October 24 of each year “National Dignity of Mankind Day.”


Jul 10, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 10, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Hubert Humphrey Jr.

Senator from Minnesota


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Summary (CRS)

7/10/1978--Introduced.Authorizes and requests the President to designate October 24 of each year as "National Dignity of Mankind Day." Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 10, 1978

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This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 144”). 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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