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Jan 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on June 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 23, 2011
Length: 8 pages
Failed Under Suspension — Nov 18, 2011
Referred to Committee — Nov 17, 2011
Referred to Committee — Nov 15, 2011
The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 1” 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.J.Res. 1 — 112th Congress: Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hjres1
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|title=H.J.Res. 1 (112th)
|accessdate=July 3, 2015
|author=112th Congress (2011)
|date=January 5, 2011
|quote=Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.