Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
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Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
Apr 24, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 26, 1985
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on November 26, 1985.
Representative for Missouri's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 26, 1985
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Last Action: Oct 22, 1985
The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 259” 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.J.Res. 259 — 99th Congress: A joint resolution to designate November 30, 1985, as “National Mark Twain Day”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hjres259
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