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S.J.Res. 83 (96th): A joint resolution to authorize the Camp Fire Girls of Cundys Harbor, Maine, to erect a memorial in the District of Columbia.


Sponsor and status

Introduced
May 24, 1979
96th Congress (1979–1980)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 4, 1980

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on September 4, 1980.

Law
Pub.L. 96-337
Sponsor

Edmund Muskie

Senator for Maine

Democrat

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Last Updated: Sep 4, 1980

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History

May 24, 1979
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Oct 9, 1979
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Oct 15, 1979
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Aug 22, 1980
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Sep 4, 1980
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S.J.Res. 83 (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. 83. 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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