H.J.Res. 283 (98th): A joint resolution designating the week beginning November 6, 1983 as “National Disabled Veterans Week”.


May 26, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 15, 1983

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on November 15, 1983.


Pub.L. 98-152


Robert Badham

Representative for California's 40th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 15, 1983

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
5/26/1983--Introduced.Designates the week beginning November 6, 1983, as National Disabled Veterans Week. Read more >
Related Bills
S.J.Res. 155 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 4, 1983

H.J.Res. 364 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 28, 1983

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 283” means this is a House 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.


May 26, 1983
Passed House
Sep 15, 1983
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate
Nov 10, 1983
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 15, 1983


240 cosponsors (139D, 100R, 1N) (show)
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