Reported by Committee — Feb 9, 2016
Last Action: Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 89.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 9, 2016.
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Nov 16, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
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
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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 424”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 10, 2016 <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”.