Sponsor and status
Jan 26, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on February 27, 1984 but was never passed by the House.
Senator for New York
Jan 26, 1984
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 23, 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.
Feb 27, 1984
Passed Senate (House next)
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. 213 (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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Civic Impulse. (2018). S.J.Res. 213 — 98th Congress: A joint resolution designating 1984 “The Year of the Secretary”. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/sjres213
“S.J.Res. 213 — 98th Congress: A joint resolution designating 1984 “The Year of the Secretary”.” www.GovTrack.us. 1984. March 23, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/sjres213>
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|quote=A joint resolution designating 1984 “The Year of the Secretary”.
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