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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
Designates 1984 as the Year of Water. Requests the President to welcome the delegates of the International Congress on Irrigation and Drainage in Fort Collins, Colorado. Read more >
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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. (2015). 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. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hjres424>
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