S.J.Res. 176 (96th): A joint resolution authorizing and requesting the President of the United States to issue a proclamation designating the seven calendar days beginning October 5, 1980, as “National Port Week”, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

May 20, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Enacted as H.J.Res. 551 (companion bill)
Sponsor:

Daniel Inouye

Senator from Hawaii

Democrat

See Instead:

H.J.Res. 551 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 3, 1980

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History

May 20, 1980
 
Introduced

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Sep 18, 1980
 
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Cosponsors
31 cosponsors (19D, 12R) (show)
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Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 551 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 3, 1980

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