S.J.Res. 35 (111th): A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to a balanced budget.

Introduced:

Jul 21, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 21, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Orrin Hatch

Senator from Utah

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2010
Length: 3 pages

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History

Jul 21, 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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Votes

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

Related Bills
H.J.Res. 89 (Related)
Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 16, 2010

H.J.Res. 78 (Related)
Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 2, 2010

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