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H.Con.Res. 319 (102nd): Declaring that the amendment to the Constitution of the United States, prohibiting the altering of compensation of Senators and Representatives without an intervening election of Representatives, is valid to all intents and purposes as part of the Constitution of the United States.

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May 12, 1992
102nd Congress (1991–1992)
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 12, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Ben Erdreich

Representative for Alabama's 6th congressional district



2 Cosponsors (2 Democrats)



May 12, 1992

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H.Con.Res. 319 (102nd) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 319. This is the one from the 102nd Congress.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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