H.J.Res. 479 (98th): A joint resolution designating 1984 as the “Year of the Secretary”.

Introduced:

Feb 8, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district

Republican

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History

Feb 8, 1984
 
Introduced

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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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Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (4R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 475 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 8, 1984

S.J.Res. 213 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Feb 27, 1984

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