H.J.Res. 290 (98th): A joint resolution to permit free entry into the United States of the personal effects, equipment, and other related articles of foreign participants, officials, and other accredited members of delegations involved in the games of the XXIII Olympiad to be held in the United States in 1984.


Jun 6, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984


Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 17, 1984

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on February 17, 1984.


Pub.L. 98-218


Daniel Rostenkowski

Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 17, 1984

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Summary (CRS)

2/2/1984--House agreed to Senate amendment with amendment.(House agreed to Senate amendment with an amendment) Amends the Tariff Schedules of the United States to grant duty-free treatment, through September 30, 1984, ... Read more >


Jun 6, 1983

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Jun 22, 1983
Reported by Committee

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Jun 28, 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 18, 1983
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Feb 6, 1984
Senate Agreed to Changes

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.

Feb 17, 1984
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. 290”). 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.


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

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Oct 30, 1984

S. 528 (Related)
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Last Action: May 24, 1983

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