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Mar 25, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on April 11, 1986 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Georgia
3/25/1986--Introduced.Authorizes and requests the President to designate April 18 through April 27, 1986, as National Carpet and Floorcovering Week. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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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.
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 is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 307”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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