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H.J.Res. 570 (98th): A joint resolution designating the month of June 1984 as “Hire a Vet Month”, in recognition of the cooperation among the Department of Labor, the Veterans’ Administration, and the Nation’s business community in developing employment and training opportunities for our veterans.

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May 15, 1984
98th Congress (1983–1984)
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 15, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Jerry Patterson

Representative for California's 38th congressional district



87 Cosponsors (60 Democrats, 26 Republicans, 1 New Progressive)



May 15, 1984

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H.J.Res. 570 (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. 570. 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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