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98th Congress (1983–1984)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 11, 1984
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on July 11, 1984.
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Last Updated: Jul 11, 1984
228 Cosponsors (124 Democrats, 104 Republicans)
May 10, 1984
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Jun 27, 1984
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jun 28, 1984
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Jul 11, 1984
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.J.Res. 567 (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. 567. 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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A joint resolution to designate 1984 as the “Year of the St. Lawrence Seaway” and June 27, 1984, as “St. Lawrence Seaway Day”, Pub. L. No. 98-356, H.R.J. Res. 567, 98th Cong. (1984).
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