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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Apr 10, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This resolution was introduced on April 10, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district
4/10/1986--Introduced.Authorizes and requests the President to designate April 18 through April 27, 1986, as National Carpet and Floorcovering Week. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S.J.Res. 307 (99th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.J.Res. 597 (99th).
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 597”). 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.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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