S.J.Res. 241 (99th): A joint resolution designating the week beginning on May 11, 1986, as “National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Week”.


Dec 4, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Enacted as H.J.Res. 427 (companion bill)

Robert Dole

Senator from Kansas


See Instead:

H.J.Res. 427 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — May 20, 1986

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Dec 4, 1985

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 1, 1986
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

May 5, 1986
Passed Senate

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

This page is about a 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.

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