Sponsor and status
May 6, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on May 6, 1980 but was never passed by the House.
Senator for Iowa
May 6, 1980
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May 6, 1980
Passed Senate (House next)
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
S.J.Res. 173 (96th) was a 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.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A joint resolution to authorize and request the President to proclaim the week of May 11 through May 17, 1980, as “National Historic Preservation Week.”, S.J. Res. 173, 96th Cong. (1980).
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