S.J.Res. 244 (98th): A joint resolution designating the week beginning on May 6, 1984, as “National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Week”.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 23, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on May 11, 1984

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on May 11, 1984.

Law:

Pub.L. 98-281

Sponsor:

Robert Dole

Senator from Kansas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 11, 1984

History

Feb 23, 1984
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 12, 1984
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Apr 25, 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.

May 3, 1984
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

May 11, 1984
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S.J.Res. 244 (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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