H.J.Res. 191 (97th): A joint resolution designating August 8, 1982, as “National Children’s Day”.


Feb 25, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982


Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 6, 1981

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on August 6, 1981.


Pub.L. 97-29


Tennyson Guyer

Representative for Ohio's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 6, 1981

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2/25/1981--Introduced.Requests the President to designate August 8, 1982, as "National Children's Day." Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 191” means this is a House 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.


Feb 25, 1981
Passed House
Jul 23, 1981
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate
Jul 24, 1981
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 6, 1981


8 cosponsors (4R, 4D) (show)
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