H.J.Res. 36 (106th): 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.
Mar 4, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on March 4, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Mar 4, 1999
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- 3/4/1999--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits the public debt from increasing by more than one percent each year unless authorized by a law approved by a majority of the Members of the ...
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Last Action: Jan 9, 1997
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