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98th Congress (1983–1984)
This resolution was introduced on March 8, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for New Jersey's 13th congressional district
Mar 8, 1984
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H.J.Res. 511 (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. 511. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A joint resolution designating the one-year period beginning July 1, 1984 and ending June 30, 1985, as the “Year of the Ocean”, and the first day of such year as “Ocean Day”, H.R.J. Res. 511, 98th Cong. (1984).
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