Sponsor and status
96th Congress (1979–1980)
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 12, 1980 but was never passed by the House.
Senator for Connecticut
Oct 1, 1980
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Dec 12, 1980
Passed Senate (House next)
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
S.J.Res. 210 (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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.J.Res. 210. This is the one from the 96th Congress.
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 grant posthumously full rights of citizenship to Douglas Clyde Macintosh, S.J. Res. 210, 96th Cong. (1980).
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