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Sep 29, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 19, 1982
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on October 19, 1982.
Senator from Connecticut
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Last Updated: Oct 19, 1982
9/29/1982--Introduced.Designates November 1982 as National Diabetes Month. Read more >
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.
This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 257”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.J.Res. 257 — 97th Congress: A joint resolution to designate the month of November 1982, as “National Diabetes Month”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/sjres257
“S.J.Res. 257 — 97th Congress: A joint resolution to designate the month of November 1982, as “National Diabetes Month”..” www.GovTrack.us. 1982. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/sjres257>
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