S.J.Res. 257 (97th): A joint resolution to designate the month of November 1982, as “National Diabetes Month”.

Introduced:

Sep 29, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 19, 1982

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on October 19, 1982.

Law:

Pub.L. 97-353

Sponsor:

Lowell Weicker Jr.

Senator from Connecticut

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 19, 1982

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History

Sep 29, 1982
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 1, 1982
 
Passed Senate

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 19, 1982
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Oct 19, 1982
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

This page is about a 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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