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S.J.Res. 98 (98th): A joint resolution to designate October 2 through October 9, 1983, as “National Housing Week”.

The text of the resolution below is as of Aug 23, 1983 (Passed Congress).

PUBLIC LAW 98-83—AUG. 23, 1983                                97 STAT. 489
Public Law 98-83
98th Congress
                            Joint Resolution
To designate October 2 through October 9, 1983, as "National Housing Week".    Aug. 23, 1983
                                                                               [S.J. Res. 98]
Whereas housing is helping to lead the Nation out of recession
  creating jobs for the unemployed, tax revenue for Government
  and raising economic confidence throughout America;
Whereas the construction of between one million four hundred
  thousand and one million six hundred thousand housing starts in
   1983—a dramatic increase from 1982—will create millions of
  worker-years of employment in construction and construction-
  related industries, billions in wages and billions in tax revenue for
  local, State and Federal governments;
Whereas an upturn in home sales and housing production has
  triggered every economic recovery since World War II;
Whereas to sustain this housing-led recovery, it is essential that
  interest rates continue to fall to increase housing affordability;
Whereas homeownership and decent housing instill pride and con-
  tribute to the stability and vitality of communities throughout
Whereas it is appropriate to reaffirm our Nation's historic commit-
  ment to housing and homeownership as a national priority and to
  recognize and sustain the role that housing plays in the economic
  recovery: Now, therefore, be it
  Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United
States of America in Congress assembled, That October 2 through 9, National
1983, be declared "National Housing Week" and that the President Housing Week.
of the United States be authorized and requested to issue a procla-
mation calling upon all people of the United States to observe this
week with appropriate ceremonies and activities.
  Approved August 23, 1983.

    July 16, considered and passed Senate.
    Aug. 4, considered and passed House.