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H.J.Res. 149 (99th): A joint resolution to designate the week of April 21, 1985, through April 27, 1985, as “National DES Awareness Week”.

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Sponsor and status

Introduced
Feb 7, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this resolution were incorporated into other resolutions which were enacted.

Sponsor

Theodore Weiss

Representative for New York's 17th congressional district

Democrat

See Instead

S.J.Res. 63 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Apr 25, 1985

Source

History

Feb 7, 1985
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.J.Res. 149 (99th) 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 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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