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

About the resolution

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 >
Related Bills
H.R. 3398 (Related)
Omnibus Tariff and Trade Act of 1984

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 30, 1984

S. 528 (Related)
Educational Opportunity and Equity Act of 1983

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 24, 1983

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 290” 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.


Jun 6, 1983
Reported by Committee
Jun 22, 1983
Passed House
Jun 28, 1983
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
Nov 18, 1983
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Senate Agreed to Changes
Feb 6, 1984
Vote was By Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 17, 1984


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