H.J.Res. 476 (98th): A joint resolution designating the year of 1984 as the “Year of the Secretary”.


Feb 8, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 8, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Carl Pursell

Representative for Michigan's 2nd congressional district


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Feb 8, 1984

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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. 476”). 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.


137 cosponsors (84D, 52R, 1N) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
S.J.Res. 213 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Feb 27, 1984

H.J.Res. 479 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 8, 1984

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