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

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on May 5, 1986 but was never passed by the House.


Robert Dole

Senator from Kansas


See Instead:

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

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Designates the week beginning on May 11, 1986, as National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Week. Read more >
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 427 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
May 20, 1986

What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 241” means this is a Senate 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.


Dec 4, 1985
Reported by Committee
May 1, 1986
Passed Senate
May 5, 1986
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.


27 cosponsors (15D, 12R) (show)
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The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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