Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
Jan 4, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996
This resolution was introduced on January 18, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Kansas
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Last Updated: Jan 23, 1995
Length: 4 pages
Passed House, Failed Senate — Jun 6, 1996
A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require a balanced budget.
The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 1” means this is a Senate 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.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.J.Res. 1 — 104th Congress: Balanced Budget Amendment. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/sjres1
“S.J.Res. 1 — 104th Congress: Balanced Budget Amendment.” www.GovTrack.us. 1995. July 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/sjres1>
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