S.J.Res. 93 (97th): A joint resolution to clarify that it is the basic policy of the Government of the United States to rely on the competitive private enterprise system to provide needed goods and services.


Jun 22, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 22, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Samuel Hayakawa

Senator from California


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

6/22/1981--Introduced.Declares that it is the general policy of the Federal Government to rely on competitive private industry to supply the products and services it needs. Requires the Director of the ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 22, 1981

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This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 93”). 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.


19 cosponsors (18R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.J.Res. 362 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 16, 1981

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