H.J.Res. 704 (99th): A joint resolution to authorize and request the President to proclaim the week of November 23, 1986, to November 30, 1986, as “American Indian Week”.


Aug 12, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 12, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sala Burton

Representative for California's 5th congressional district


See Instead:

S.J.Res. 390 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 14, 1986

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
8/12/1986--Introduced.Authorizes and requests the President to designate the week of November 23 to November 30, 1986, as American Indian Week. Read more >
Related Bills
S.J.Res. 390 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 14, 1986

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 704” 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 resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 12, 1986


68 cosponsors (57D, 11R) (show)
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