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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Feb 8, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This resolution was introduced on February 8, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 2nd congressional district
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S.J.Res. 213 (98th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.J.Res. 476 (98th).
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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.J.Res. 476 — 98th Congress: A joint resolution designating the year of 1984 as the “Year of the Secretary”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hjres476
“H.J.Res. 476 — 98th Congress: A joint resolution designating the year of 1984 as the “Year of the Secretary”..” www.GovTrack.us. 1984. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hjres476>
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