Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 9, 1997
Length: 2 pages
105th Congress (1997–1998)
This resolution was introduced on January 9, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jan 4, 1995
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 40 (104th).
Jan 9, 1997
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 4, 1999
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 36 (106th).
H.J.Res. 30 (105th) 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 30. This is the one from the 105th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to restrict annual deficits by limiting the public debt of the United States and requiring a favorable vote of the people on any law to exceed such limits, H.R.J. Res. 30, 105th Cong. (1997).
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