H.J.Res. 35 (104th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to provide that expenditures for a fiscal year shall neither exceed revenues for such fiscal year nor 19 per centum of the Nation’s gross national product for the last calendar year ending before the beginning of such fiscal year.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 4, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 4, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” McCrery III

Representative for Louisiana's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 4, 1995
Length: 3 pages

History

Jan 4, 1995
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

H.J.Res. 35 (104th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

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.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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