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H.J.Res. 463 (98th): A joint resolution designating the week beginning on May 6, 1984, as “National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Week”.

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Feb 1, 1984
98th Congress (1983–1984)
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 1, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


George O’Brien

Representative for Illinois's 4th congressional district



226 Cosponsors (126 Democrats, 99 Republicans, 1 New Progressive)

See Instead

S.J.Res. 244 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — May 11, 1984



Feb 1, 1984

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H.J.Res. 463 (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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 463. This is the one from the 98th Congress.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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