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Text of Authorizing the printing of the 25th edition of the pocket version of the United States Constitution.

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on July 26, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law. The text of the bill below is as of Nov 18, 2011 (Introduced).

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IV

112th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. CON. RES. 90

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

November 18, 2011

submitted the following concurrent resolution; which was referred to the Committee on House Administration

CONCURRENT RESOLUTION

Authorizing the printing of the 25th edition of the pocket version of the United States Constitution.

1.

Pocket version of the United States Constitution

(a)

In general

The 25th edition of the pocket version of the United States Constitution shall be printed as a House document under the direction of the Joint Committee on Printing.

(b)

Additional copies

In addition to the usual number, there shall be printed the lesser of—

(1)

235,500 copies of the document, of which 220,500 copies shall be for the use of the House of Representatives, 10,000 copies shall be for the use of the Senate, and 5,000 copies shall be for the use of the Joint Committee on Printing; or

(2)

such number of copies of the document as does not exceed a total production and printing cost of $114,849, with distribution to be allocated in the same proportion as described in paragraph (1), except that in no case shall the number of copies be less than 1 per Member of Congress.

(c)

Distribution

The copies of the document printed for the use of the House and the Senate under subsection (a) shall be distributed in accordance with—

(1)

a distribution plan approved by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on House Administration of the House of Representatives, in the case of the copies printed for the use of the House; and

(2)

a distribution plan approved by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Rules and Administration of the Senate, in the case of the copies printed for the use of the Senate.