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

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History

Jan 27, 2010
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

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

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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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