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Apr 21, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This resolution was introduced on April 21, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 8th congressional district
4/21/1986--Introduced.Authorizes and requests the President to designate May 11 through May 18, 1986, as Jewish Heritage Week. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 606”). 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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