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Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To designate the period commencing on November 20, 1989, and ending on November 26, 1989, as "National Adoption Week".

Actions Overview (8)

11/21/1989Became Public Law No: 101-169.
11/21/1989Signed by President.
11/15/1989Presented to President.
11/13/1989Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote.
11/13/1989Senate Committee on Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent.
10/24/1989Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed without objection.
10/24/1989Committee on Post Office and Civil Service discharged.
05/18/1989Introduced in House

All Actions (16)

Date Chamber
11/21/1989Became Public Law No: 101-169.
11/21/1989Signed by President.
11/15/1989HousePresented to President.
11/15/1989SenateMeasure Signed in Senate.
11/14/1989SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
11/13/1989SenatePassed Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote.
11/13/1989SenateSenate Committee on Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent.
10/25/1989SenateReceived in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
10/24/1989-5:51pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
10/24/1989-5:50pmHouseOn passage Passed without objection.
10/24/1989-5:47pmHouseConsidered by unanimous consent.
10/24/1989-5:47pmHouseMr. Sawyer asked unanimous consent to discharge from committee and consider.
10/24/1989HouseCommittee on Post Office and Civil Service discharged.
05/23/1989HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Census and Population.
Action By: Committee on Post Office and Civil Service
05/18/1989HouseReferred to the House Committee on Post Office and Civil Service.
05/18/1989HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (223)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-7]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Anderson, Glenn M. [D-CA-32]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Applegate, Douglas [D-OH-18]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Bateman, Herbert H. [R-VA-1]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Bennett, Charles E. [D-FL-3]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Bentley, Helen Delich [R-MD-2]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Berman, Howard L. [D-CA-26]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Bevill, Tom [D-AL-4]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Bilbray, James H. [D-NV-1]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Blaz, Ben G. [R-GU-At Large]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Bliley, Tom [R-VA-3]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Boehlert, Sherwood [R-NY-25]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Bonior, David E. [D-MI-12]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Bosco, Douglas H. [D-CA-1]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Burton, Dan [R-IN-6]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Boucher, Rick [D-VA-9]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Carper, Thomas R. [D-DE-At Large]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Chandler, Rod D. [R-WA-8]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Coelho, Anthony Lee [D-CA-15]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Collins, Cardiss [D-IL-7]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Courter, Jim [R-NJ-12]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Craig, Larry E. [R-ID-1]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Crockett, George W., Jr. [D-MI-13]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Darden, George (Buddy) [D-GA-7]* 05/18/1989
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4]* 05/18/1989
Rep. de la Garza, E. [D-TX-15]* 05/18/1989
Rep. de Lugo, Ron [D-VI-At Large]* 05/18/1989
Rep. DeWine, Mike [R-OH-7]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Donnelly, Brian J. [D-MA-11]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Dornan, Robert K. [R-CA-38]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Dymally, Mervyn M. [D-CA-31]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Emerson, Bill [R-MO-8]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Evans, Lane [D-IL-17]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Fauntroy, Walter E. [D-DC-At Large]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Fawell, Harris W. [R-IL-13]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Flippo, Ronnie G. [D-AL-5]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Ford, Harold E. [D-TN-9]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Frenzel, Bill [R-MN-3]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Fuster, Jamie B. [D-PR-At Large]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Grandy, Fred [R-IA-6]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Gunderson, Steve [R-WI-3]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Hall, Tony P. [D-OH-3]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Hammerschmidt, John P. [R-AR-3]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Harris, Claude [D-AL-7]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Hastert, J. Dennis [R-IL-14]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Hyde, Henry J. [R-IL-6]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Kennedy, Joseph P., II [D-MA-8]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Kostmayer, Peter H. [D-PA-8]* 05/18/1989
Rep. LaFalce, John J. [D-NY-32]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Lagomarsino, Robert J. [R-CA-19]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Lancaster, H. Martin [D-NC-3]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Lantos, Tom [D-CA-11]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Lehman, William [D-FL-17]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Lent, Norman F. [R-NY-4]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Lewis, Jerry [R-CA-35]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Lightfoot, Jim [R-IA-5]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Livingston, Bob [R-LA-1]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Lukens, Donald E. [R-OH-8]* 05/18/1989
Rep. McCloskey, Frank [D-IN-8]* 05/18/1989
Rep. McCollum, Bill [R-FL-5]* 05/18/1989
Rep. McDade, Joseph M. [R-PA-10]* 05/18/1989
Rep. McEwen, Bob [R-OH-6]* 05/18/1989
Rep. McGrath, Raymond J. [R-NY-5]* 05/18/1989
Rep. McHugh, Matthew F. [D-NY-28]* 05/18/1989
Rep. McMillen, Thomas [D-MD-4]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Martin, David O'B. [R-NY-26]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Mazzoli, Romano L. [D-KY-3]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Miller, John R. [R-WA-1]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Mollohan, Alan B. [D-WV-1]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Murphy, Austin J. [D-PA-22]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Oakar, Mary Rose [D-OH-20]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Richardson, Bill [D-NM-3]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Rinaldo, Matthew J. [R-NJ-7]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Ritter, Don [R-PA-15]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Roe, Robert A. [D-NJ-8]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Savage, Gus [D-IL-2]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Sawyer, Tom [D-OH-14]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Saxton, Jim [R-NJ-13]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Schuette, Bill [R-MI-10]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Shaw, E. Clay, Jr. [R-FL-15]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Skelton, Ike [D-MO-4]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-30]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Smith, Denny [R-OR-5]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Smith, Bob [R-NH-1]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Spence, Floyd [R-SC-2]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Spratt, John M., Jr. [D-SC-5]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Stallings, Richard H. [D-ID-2]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Tallon, Robert M. (Robin) [D-SC-6]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Tauzin, W. J. (Billy) [D-LA-3]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Towns, Edolphus [D-NY-11]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Traxler, Bob [D-MI-8]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Upton, Fred [R-MI-4]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Valentine, Tim [D-NC-2]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Vento, Bruce F. [D-MN-4]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Vucanovich, Barbara F. [R-NV-2]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Walgren, Doug [D-PA-18]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Watkins, Wes [D-OK-3]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Whittaker, Bob [R-KS-5]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Wolf, Frank R. [R-VA-10]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Yatron, Gus [D-PA-6]* 05/18/1989
Rep. Gilman, Benjamin A. [R-NY-22] 06/29/1989
Rep. Edwards, Mickey [R-OK-5] 06/29/1989
Rep. Davis, Robert W. [R-MI-11] 06/29/1989
Rep. Schaefer, Dan [R-CO-6] 06/29/1989
Rep. Costello, Jerry F. [D-IL-21] 06/29/1989
Rep. Horton, Frank J. [R-NY-29] 06/29/1989
Rep. Garcia, Robert [D-NY-18] 06/29/1989
Rep. Owens, Major R. [D-NY-12] 06/29/1989
Rep. Matsui, Robert T. [D-CA-3] 06/29/1989
Rep. Mavroules, Nicholas [D-MA-6] 06/29/1989
Rep. Hochbrueckner, George J. [D-NY-1] 06/29/1989
Rep. English, Glenn [D-OK-6] 06/29/1989
Rep. Henry, Paul B. [R-MI-5] 06/29/1989
Rep. Dwyer, Bernard J. [D-NJ-6] 06/29/1989
Rep. Jontz, Jim [D-IN-5] 06/29/1989
Rep. Hancock, Mel [R-MO-7] 06/29/1989
Rep. Walsh, James T. [R-NY-27] 06/29/1989
Rep. Packard, Ron [R-CA-43] 06/29/1989
Rep. Luken, Thomas A. [D-OH-1] 06/29/1989
Rep. Meyers, Jan [R-KS-3] 06/29/1989
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] 06/29/1989
Rep. Rangel, Charles B. [D-NY-16] 06/29/1989
Rep. Roberts, Pat [R-KS-1] 06/29/1989
Rep. Patterson, Elizabeth [D-SC-4] 06/29/1989
Rep. Skeen, Joe [R-NM-2] 06/29/1989
Rep. Mineta, Norman Y. [D-CA-13] 06/29/1989
Rep. Fish, Hamilton, Jr. [R-NY-21] 07/12/1989
Rep. Schiff, Steven [R-NM-1] 07/12/1989
Rep. Ridge, Thomas J. [R-PA-21] 07/12/1989
Rep. Oberstar, James L. [D-MN-8] 07/12/1989
Rep. Hutto, Earl [D-FL-1] 07/12/1989
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-3] 07/12/1989
Rep. Clinger, William F., Jr. [R-PA-23] 07/12/1989
Rep. Kolter, Joseph P. [D-PA-4] 07/12/1989
Rep. Bereuter, Doug [R-NE-1] 07/18/1989
Rep. Hughes, William J. [D-NJ-2] 07/18/1989
Rep. Shumway, Norman D. [R-CA-14] 07/18/1989
Rep. Gallegly, Elton [R-CA-21] 07/18/1989
Rep. Espy, Mike [D-MS-2] 07/18/1989
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9] 07/18/1989
Rep. Gallo, Dean A. [R-NJ-11] 07/18/1989
Rep. Hiler, John Patrick [R-IN-3] 07/18/1989
Rep. Pashayan, Charles, Jr. [R-CA-17] 07/20/1989
Rep. Parker, Mike [D-MS-4] 07/20/1989
Rep. Molinari, Guy [R-NY-14] 07/25/1989
Rep. Frost, Martin [D-TX-24] 07/25/1989
Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] 07/25/1989
Rep. Poshard, Glenn [D-IL-22] 07/25/1989
Rep. Aspin, Les [D-WI-1] 07/25/1989
Rep. Leach, James A. [R-IA-1] 07/25/1989
Rep. Dannemeyer, William E. [R-CA-39] 07/25/1989
Rep. Russo, Martin A. [D-IL-3] 07/25/1989
Rep. Smith, Larkin [R-MS-5] 07/25/1989
Rep. Weber, Vin [R-MN-2] 07/25/1989
Rep. Johnson, Tim [D-SD-At Large] 07/25/1989
Rep. Vander Jagt, Guy [R-MI-9] 07/25/1989
Rep. Kildee, Dale E. [D-MI-7] 07/26/1989
Rep. Staggers, Harley O., Jr. [D-WV-2] 08/01/1989
Rep. McNulty, Michael R. [D-NY-23] 08/01/1989
Rep. Solarz, Stephen J. [D-NY-13] 08/01/1989
Rep. Bunning, Jim [R-KY-4] 08/04/1989
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-19] 09/11/1989
Rep. Payne, Donald M. [D-NJ-10] 09/11/1989
Rep. Solomon, Gerald B. H. [R-NY-24] 09/11/1989
Rep. Faleomavaega, Eni F. H. [D-AS-At Large] 09/11/1989
Rep. Torricelli, Robert G. [D-NJ-9] 09/11/1989
Rep. Neal, Stephen L. [D-NC-5] 09/11/1989
Rep. Mrazek, Robert J. [D-NY-3] 09/11/1989
Rep. Boxer, Barbara [D-CA-6] 09/11/1989
Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-1] 09/13/1989
Rep. Martin, Lynn M. [R-IL-16] 09/13/1989
Rep. Sarpalius, Bill [D-TX-13] 09/13/1989
Rep. Hayes, Charles A. [D-IL-1] 09/13/1989
Rep. Quillen, James H. (Jimmy) [R-TN-1] 09/19/1989
Rep. Manton, Thomas J. [D-NY-9] 09/19/1989
Rep. McDermott, Jim [D-WA-7] 09/19/1989
Rep. Rowland, John G. [R-CT-5] 09/19/1989
Rep. Saiki, Patricia [R-HI-1] 09/19/1989
Rep. Traficant, James A., Jr. [D-OH-17] 09/19/1989
Rep. Hayes, James A. [D-LA-7] 09/19/1989
Rep. Young, C. W. Bill [R-FL-8] 09/25/1989
Rep. Dellums, Ronald V. [D-CA-8] 09/25/1989
Rep. Owens, Wayne [D-UT-2] 09/25/1989
Rep. Inhofe, James M. [R-OK-1] 09/25/1989
Rep. Smith, Lawrence [D-FL-16] 09/25/1989
Rep. Pelosi, Nancy [D-CA-5] 09/25/1989
Rep. Chapman, Jim [D-TX-1] 09/25/1989
Rep. Payne, Lewis F., Jr. [D-VA-5] 09/27/1989
Rep. Cox, Christopher [R-CA-40] 09/27/1989
Rep. Yates, Sidney R. [D-IL-9] 09/27/1989
Rep. Long, Jill L. [D-IN-4] 10/10/1989
Rep. Geren, Pete [D-TX-12] 10/10/1989
Rep. Gejdenson, Sam [D-CT-2] 10/10/1989
Rep. Martinez, Matthew G. [D-CA-30] 10/10/1989
Rep. Bilirakis, Michael [R-FL-9] 10/10/1989
Rep. Morrison, Bruce A. [D-CT-3] 10/10/1989
Rep. Nelson, Bill [D-FL-11] 10/16/1989
Rep. Condit, Gary A. [D-CA-15] 10/16/1989
Rep. AuCoin, Les [D-OR-1] 10/17/1989
Rep. Brown, Hank [R-CO-4] 10/17/1989
Rep. Brooks, Jack B. [D-TX-9] 10/17/1989
Rep. Schumer, Charles E. [D-NY-10] 10/18/1989
Rep. Smith, Lamar [R-TX-21] 10/18/1989
Rep. Gingrich, Newt [R-GA-6] 10/18/1989
Rep. Byron, Beverly B. [D-MD-6] 10/19/1989
Rep. Coleman, E. Thomas [R-MO-6] 10/19/1989
Rep. Florio, James J. [D-NJ-1] 10/19/1989
Rep. Buechner, Jack [R-MO-2] 10/19/1989
Rep. Coyne, William J. [D-PA-14] 10/19/1989
Rep. Goss, Porter J. [R-FL-13] 10/19/1989
Rep. DeLay, Tom [R-TX-22] 10/19/1989
Rep. Kasich, John R. [R-OH-12] 10/19/1989
Rep. Lowery, Bill [R-CA-41] 10/19/1989
Rep. Moorhead, Carlos J. [R-CA-22] 10/19/1989
Rep. Nielson, Howard C. [R-UT-3] 10/19/1989
Rep. Volkmer, Harold L. [D-MO-9] 10/19/1989
Rep. Fields, Jack [R-TX-8] 10/19/1989
Rep. Hunter, Duncan [R-CA-45] 10/19/1989
Rep. Boggs, Corinne C. (Lindy) [D-LA-2] 10/19/1989
Rep. Rhodes, John J., III [R-AZ-1] 10/19/1989
Rep. Douglas, Chuck [R-NH-2] 10/23/1989
Rep. Mfume, Kweisi [D-MD-7] 10/24/1989

Committees (2)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Post Office and Civil Service05/18/1989 Referred to
10/24/1989 Discharged from
House Post Office and Civil Service Subcommittee on Census and Population05/23/1989 Referred to
Senate Judiciary10/25/1989 Referred to
11/13/1989 Discharged from

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Introduced in House (05/18/1989)

Designates the period of November 20 through November 26, 1989, as National Adoption Week.