H.J.Res. 73 (111th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to balance the Federal budget.

Introduced:

Jan 27, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 27, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Paul Broun Jr.
Representative for Georgia's 10th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 27, 2010
Length: 3 pages

See Instead:

H.J.Res. 75 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 3, 2010

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
1/27/2010--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits outlays for a fiscal year (including those for debt service and other debt functions) from exceeding total receipts for that fiscal year (except those derived from ...

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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 11 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 7, 2011

H.J.Res. 75 (Related)
Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to balance the Federal ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 3, 2010

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What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 73” 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
Jan 27, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (9R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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