S.J.Res. 155 (98th): A joint resolution designating the week beginning November 6, 1983, as “National Disabled Veteran’s Week”.



Aug 4, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Passed Senate (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on October 4, 1983 but was never passed by the House. But provisions of this resolution were incorporated into other resolutions which were enacted.


Pete Wilson

Senator from California



Aug 4, 1983

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Sep 30, 1983
Ordered Reported by Committee

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Oct 4, 1983
Passed Senate

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

S.J.Res. 155 (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.

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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