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



Aug 27, 1980

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Sep 26, 1980
Ordered 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.

S.J.Res. 199 (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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