H.J.Res. 114 (112th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to construing provisions of law as having been enacted pursuant to the power of Congress to lay and collect taxes.


Jun 29, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 29, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ben Quayle
Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district


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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2012
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Summary (CRS)
6/29/2012--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits any provision of law from being construed as having been made in execution of the power of Congress to lay and collect taxes unless such provision ...

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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 114” 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.


Jun 29, 2012


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