H.J.Res. 597 (99th): A joint resolution to authorize and request the President to designate the week of April 18, 1986, through April 27, 1986, as “National Carpet and Floorcovering Week”.

Introduced:

Apr 10, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 10, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Edgar “Ed” Jenkins

Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district

Democrat

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History

Apr 10, 1986
 
Introduced

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Subject Areas
Related Bills
S.J.Res. 307 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Apr 11, 1986

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