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97th Congress (1981–1982)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 12, 1982
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on October 12, 1982.
Representative for California's 5th congressional district
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Mar 12, 1981
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Jul 8, 1981
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Sep 29, 1982
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Oct 12, 1982
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.J.Res. 207 (97th) 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 H.J.Res. 207. This is the one from the 97th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A joint resolution to require the Secretary of the Interior to place a plaque at the United States Marine Corps War Memorial honoring Joseph Rosenthal, photographer of the scene depicted by the Memorial, Pub. L. No. 97-299, H.R.J. Res. 207, 97th Cong. (1982).
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