S.J.Res. 213 (98th): A joint resolution designating 1984 “The Year of the Secretary”.


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.


Alfonse D'Amato

Senator from New York


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
1/26/1984--Introduced.Designates 1984 as the Year of the Secretary. Read more >
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 479 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 8, 1984

H.J.Res. 476 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 8, 1984

What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 213” means this is a Senate 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 26, 1984
Reported by Committee
Feb 23, 1984
Passed Senate
Feb 27, 1984
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.


60 cosponsors (30R, 30D) (show)
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There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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