S.J.Res. 224 (99th): A joint resolution to designate November 30, 1985 as “National Mark Twain Day”.



Oct 22, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on October 22, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas Eagleton

Senator from Missouri



Oct 22, 1985

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S.J.Res. 224 (99th) was a 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.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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