H.J.Res. 82 (111th): Proposing the “Doris ‘Granny D’ Haddock Amendment of 2010” to the Constitution of the United States regarding the authority of Congress and the States to regulate the spending and activities of corporations with regard to political campaigns and campaigns for election for public office.

Introduced:

Apr 14, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 14, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Paul Hodes
Representative for New Hampshire's 2nd congressional district
Democrat

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Last Updated: Apr 14, 2010
Length: 2 pages

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Summary (CRS)
4/14/2010--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Doris "Granny D". Haddock Amendment of 2010 - Prohibits the Constitution from being construed to limit the authority of Congress or the states to regulate, with regard ...

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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 82” 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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History

Introduced
Apr 14, 2010

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