S.J.Res. 360 (99th): A joint resolution to designate July 20, 1986, as “Space Exploration Day”.

Introduced:

Jun 12, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 15, 1986 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Edwin “Jake” Garn

Senator from Utah

Republican

About the resolution

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History

Jun 12, 1986
 
Introduced

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Jun 26, 1986
 
Reported by Committee

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Jul 15, 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.

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
40 cosponsors (21D, 19R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 646 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 4, 1986

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