S.J.Res. 199 (96th): A joint resolution designating the week of September 28 to October 4, 1980, as “National High School Activities Week”.


Aug 27, 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 September 29, 1980 but was never passed by the House.


Robert Dole

Senator from Kansas


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

8/27/1980--Introduced.Directs the President to designate the week of September 28-October 4, 1980, as "National High School Activities Week." Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 27, 1980

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Sep 26, 1980
Reported by Committee

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Sep 29, 1980
Passed Senate

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 199”). 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.


24 cosponsors (13D, 11R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 422 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 27, 1980

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