H.J.Res. 102 (112th): Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Introduced:

Feb 14, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 14, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Steve Chabot

Representative for Ohio's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
2/14/2012--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits total outlays (except those for payment of debt) for a year from exceeding the average annual revenue (except that derived from borrowing) collected in the three ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 81 (Related)
Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 14, 2011

H.J.Res. 73 (Related)
Proposing a spending limit amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 21, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 102” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Feb 14, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (7R) (show)
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Votes

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