H.J.Res. 424 (98th): A joint resolution to designate the year 1984 as the “Year of Water”.



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.


Raymond Kogovsek

Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district



Nov 16, 1983

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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.

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