H.J.Res. 397 (97th): A joint resolution designating February 7 through February 13, 1982 as “National Crime Prevention Week”.


Feb 2, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 2, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert McClory
Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district

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Summary (CRS)
2/2/1982--Introduced.Requests the President to designate the week of February 7 through February 13, 1982, as National Crime Prevention Week.

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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 397” 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.

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Feb 2, 1982


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