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Oct 22, 1985
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This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 224”). 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.
27 cosponsors (15D, 12R)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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A joint resolution to designate November 30, 1985, as “National Mark Twain Day”.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 26, 1985
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S.J.Res. 224 — 99th Congress: A joint resolution to designate November 30, 1985 as “National Mark Twain Day”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/sjres224
“S.J.Res. 224 — 99th Congress: A joint resolution to designate November 30, 1985 as “National Mark Twain Day”..” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/sjres224>
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