Bill Text — Jan 3, 2013
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Jan 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on January 7, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Nebraska's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 7, 2011
Length: 3 pages
Failed Under Suspension — Nov 18, 2011
Reported by Committee — Jun 15, 2011
1/7/2011--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits outlays for a fiscal year (except those for repayment of debt principal) from exceeding total receipts for that fiscal year (except those derived from borrowing) unless ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 89 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 11 (113th).
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 18”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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