S.J.Res. 215 (98th): A joint resolution to designate the week of April 23-27, 1984, as “National Student Leadership Week”.



Jan 27, 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 March 12, 1984 but was never passed by the House.


Strom Thurmond

Senator from South Carolina



Jan 27, 1984

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Mar 8, 1984
Reported by Committee

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Mar 12, 1984
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. 215 (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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