S.J.Res. 128 (96th): A joint resolution to authorize and request the President to proclaim the week of October 5 through 11, 1980, as “National Diabetes Week”.

Introduced:

Dec 20, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Richard Schweiker

Senator from Pennsylvania

Republican

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Authorizes and requests the President to proclaim the week of October 5 through October 11, 1980, as "National Diabetes Week." Read more >
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 463 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 2, 1980

What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 128” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Dec 20, 1979
Reported by Committee
Mar 18, 1980

Details

Cosponsors
10 cosponsors (8R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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