H.J.Res. 503 (97th): A joint resolution to provide for the designation of July 27, 1982, as “National Recognition Day for the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf”.



Jun 9, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 9, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lawrence DeNardis

Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district



Jun 9, 1982

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H.J.Res. 503 (97th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

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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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