H.J.Res. 59 (104th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution authorizing the President to disapprove or reduce an item of appropriations.
Jan 19, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on January 19, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 19th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 19, 1995
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- 1/19/1995--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Grants the President the authority to reduce or disapprove any item of appropriation in any Act or joint resolution, except any item of appropriation for the legislative ...
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Last Action: Jan 6, 1993
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