Nov 16, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on November 16, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district
Nov 16, 1983
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.J.Res. 424 (98th) was a 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.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2017). H.J.Res. 424 — 98th Congress: A joint resolution to designate the year 1984 as the “Year of Water”. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hjres424
“H.J.Res. 424 — 98th Congress: A joint resolution to designate the year 1984 as the “Year of Water”.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. August 21, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hjres424>
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|quote=A joint resolution to designate the year 1984 as the “Year of Water”.