Sponsor and status
98th Congress (1983–1984)
This resolution was introduced on June 29, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for Texas's 19th congressional district
75 Cosponsors (63 Democrats, 12 Republicans)
Jun 29, 1984
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H.J.Res. 622 (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. 622. 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 September 7, 1984, as “National Buddy Holly Day”, H.R.J. Res. 622, 98th Cong. (1984).
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