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

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History

Feb 19, 1986
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 6, 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.

Mar 11, 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.

Apr 22, 1986
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

May 1, 1986
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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.

Details

Cosponsors
36 cosponsors (18R, 18D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
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