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

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/29/1982--Introduced.Designates November 1982 as National Diabetes Month.

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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 604 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 1982

What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 257” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Sep 29, 1982
Passed Senate
Oct 1, 1982
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 19, 1982

Details

Cosponsors
30 cosponsors (19D, 11R) (show)
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