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Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on January 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2009
Length: 4 pages
The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 1” means this is a House 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.J.Res. 1 — 111th Congress: Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hjres1
“H.J.Res. 1 — 111th Congress: Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States..” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. September 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hjres1>
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|quote=Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.