Sponsor and status
Jan 28, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on January 28, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district
Jan 28, 1982
H.J.Res. 388 (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.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.J.Res. 388 — 97th Congress: A joint resolution proclaiming William Penn and Hannah Callowhill Penn to be honorary citizens of ... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hjres388
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