H.J.Res. 666 (99th): A joint resolution expressing the sense of Congress in support of a commemorative structure within the National Park System dedicated to the promotion of understanding, knowledge, opportunity and equality for all people.

Introduced:

Jun 26, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 21, 1986

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on October 21, 1986.

Law:

Pub.L. 99-511

Sponsor:

George “Mickey” Leland

Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Oct 21, 1986

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History

Jun 26, 1986
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 26, 1986
 
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 8, 1986
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 21, 1986
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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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Cosponsors
102 cosponsors (84D, 18R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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