About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
8/17/1978--Introduced.Authorizes and requests the President to designate the third week in June of 1979 as "National Veterans' Hospital Week."
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Aug 17, 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. 153”). 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.
10 cosponsors (8D, 2R)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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