H.J.Res. 213 (97th): A joint resolution designating July 17, 1981, as “National P.O.W.-M.I.A. Recognition Day”.

Introduced:

Mar 19, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:
Enacted as S.J.Res. 50 (companion bill)
Sponsor:

Harold Hollenbeck

Representative for New Jersey's 9th congressional district

Republican

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History

Mar 19, 1981
 
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