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 >


May 26, 1983

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 15, 1983
Passed House

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

Nov 10, 1983
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 15, 1983
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 283”). 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.


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

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


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

Subject Areas
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

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