H.J.Res. 613 (96th): A joint resolution authorizing the President to proclaim May 13 of each year “National Indian Day”.


Sep 18, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 18, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Corman
Representative for California's 21st congressional district

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Summary (CRS)
9/18/1980--Introduced.Requests the President to designate May 13 of each year as "National Indian Day."

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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 613” means this is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress. 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 18, 1980


43 cosponsors (29D, 14R) (show)
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