H.J.Res. 41 (112th): Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Introduced:

Feb 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 17, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Peter DeFazio

Representative for Oregon's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 17, 2011
Length: 3 pages

See Instead:

H.J.Res. 2 (same title)
Failed Under Suspension — Nov 18, 2011

H.J.Res. 1 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jun 15, 2011

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History

Feb 17, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 41”). 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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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.J.Res. 2 (Related)
Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Failed Under Suspension
Last Action: Nov 18, 2011

H.J.Res. 89 (Related)
Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 17, 2011

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