H.J.Res. 224 (99th): A joint resolution authorizing the President to designate the 29th day in May of each year as “John Fitzgerald Kennedy Memorial Day”.
Apr 2, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on April 2, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 23rd congressional district
About the resolution
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- 4/2/1985--Introduced.Authorizes and requests the President to designate May 29 of each year as John Fitzgerald Kennedy Memorial Day.
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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 224” means this is a House 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.
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