S.J.Res. 166 (96th): A joint resolution designating the first week of August 1980 as “National Salmon Week”.


Apr 23, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 23, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Maurice “Mike” Gravel

Senator from Alaska


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4/23/1980--Introduced.Designates the first week of August, 1980, as "National Salmon Week." Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 23, 1980

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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. 166”). 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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