H.Con.Res. 17 (104th): Relating to the treatment of Social Security under any constitutional amendment requiring a balanced budget.


Jan 23, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 25, 1995 but was never passed by the Senate.


Michael Flanagan
Representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district


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Last Updated: Feb 1, 1995
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
1/23/1995--Introduced.Declares that, for the purposes of any constitutional amendment requiring a balanced budget, the appropriate committees of the House and the Senate shall report to their respective Houses implementing legislation ...

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Related Bills
S. 290 (Related)
A bill relating to the treatment of Social Security under any constitutional amendment requiring ...

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jan 30, 1995

H.Res. 44 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jan 25, 1995

What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 17” means this is a House 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 23, 1995
Passed House
Jan 25, 1995
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60 cosponsors (60R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Jan 25, 1995 4:13 p.m.
Passed 412/18

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