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H.J.Res. 354 (97th): A joint resolution to designate 1982 as the “National Year of Disabled Persons”.

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Nov 4, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
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Provisions of this resolution were incorporated into other resolutions which were enacted.


Edward “Larry” Winn Jr.

Representative for Kansas's 3rd congressional district


See Instead

S.J.Res. 134 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Feb 26, 1982



Nov 4, 1981

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

H.J.Res. 354 (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.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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