S.J.Res. 275 (99th): A joint resolution designating May 11 through May 17, 1986, as “Jewish Heritage Week”.

Introduced:

Feb 19, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on May 1, 1986

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on May 1, 1986.

Law:

Pub.L. 99-287

Sponsor:

Alfonse D'Amato

Senator from New York

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 1, 1986

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
2/19/1986--Introduced.Authorizes and requests the President to designate May 11 through May 17, 1986, as Jewish Heritage Week. Read more >
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What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 275” 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.

History

Introduced
Feb 19, 1986
Reported by Committee
Mar 6, 1986
Passed Senate
Mar 11, 1986
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Apr 22, 1986
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
May 1, 1986

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36 cosponsors (18R, 18D) (show)
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