Sponsor and status
May 26, 1982
Companion Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S.J.Res. 162 (97th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.J.Res. 505 (97th).
Jun 9, 1982
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.J.Res. 505 (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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 505. This is the one from the 97th Congress.
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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A joint resolution to authorize and request the President to designate the week of June 20, 1982, through June 27, 1982, as “National Safety in the Workplace Week”, H.R.J. Res. 505, 97th Cong. (1982).
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