H.J.Res. 102 (111th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to give States the right to repeal Federal laws and regulations when ratified by the Legislatures of two thirds of the several States.

Introduced:

Nov 30, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 30, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Rob Bishop
Representative for Utah's 1st congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 30, 2010
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Constitutional Amendment - Authorizes the repeal of any federal law or regulation when the legislatures of two-thirds of the states approve resolutions for this purpose that particularly describe the provisions ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 62 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 12, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 102” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Nov 30, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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