S.J.Res. 202 (96th): A joint resolution to authorize and request the President to issue a proclamation designating October 12 through October 19, 1980, as “Italian-American Heritage Week”.

Sep 09, 1980 (96th Congress, 1979–1980)
Died (Reported by Committee)
See Instead:

H.J.Res. 568 (same title)
Signed by the President — Oct 13, 1980

Pete Domenici
Senator from New Mexico
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 568 (identical)

Signed by the President
Oct 13, 1980


This resolution was introduced on September 30, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Sep 09, 1980
Referred to Committee Sep 09, 1980
Reported by Committee Sep 30, 1980

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65 cosponsors (34D, 30R, 1I) (show)

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Authorizes and requests the President to designate October 12 through October 19, 1980, as "Italian-American Heritage Week."

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