H.J.Res. 16 (102nd): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States allowing an item veto in appropriations bills.
Jan 3, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on January 3, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Norvell “Bill” Emerson
Representative for Missouri's 8th congressional district
- See Instead:
H.J.Res. 525 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jul 9, 1992
About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 1/3/1991--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Grants the President line item veto authority with respect to appropriations bills.
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