S.J.Res. 22 (111th): A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to requiring a balanced budget and granting the President of the United States the power of line-item veto.

Introduced:

Dec 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on December 15, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

George LeMieux

Senator from Florida

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 15, 2009
Length: 4 pages

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Dec 15, 2009
 
Introduced

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This page is about a 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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