S.J.Res. 301 (98th): A joint resolution to authorize the Kahlil Gibran Centennial Foundation of Washington, D.C., to erect a memorial in the District of Columbia.


May 24, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Enacted as H.J.Res. 580 (companion bill)

George Mitchell

Senator from Maine


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

5/24/1984--Introduced.Authorizes the Kahlil Gibran Centennial Foundation of Washington, District of Columbia, to erect a memorial on public ground in the District of Columbia in commemoration of the Lebanese-American poet and ... Read more >

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May 24, 1984

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This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 301”). 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.


24 cosponsors (12R, 12D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 580 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 19, 1984

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