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- 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.J.Res. 397 — 97th Congress: A joint resolution designating February 7 through February 13, 1982 as “National Crime Prevention Week”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hjres397
“H.J.Res. 397 — 97th Congress: A joint resolution designating February 7 through February 13, 1982 as “National Crime Prevention Week”..” www.GovTrack.us. 1982. May 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hjres397>
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|accessdate=May 24, 2015
|author=97th Congress (1982)
|date=February 2, 1982
|quote=A joint resolution designating February 7 through February 13, 1982 as “National Crime Prevention Week”.