S.J.Res. 316 (98th): A joint resolution designating the week of September 30 through October 6, 1984, as “National High-Tech Week”.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 19, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Enacted as H.J.Res. 453 (companion bill)
Sponsor:

Paul Tsongas

Senator from Massachusetts

Democrat

See Instead:

H.J.Res. 453 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Sep 28, 1984

History

Jun 19, 1984
 
Introduced

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Aug 9, 1984
 
Reported by Committee

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Aug 10, 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. 316 (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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