H.J.Res. 50 (112th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to abolishing personal income, estate, and gift taxes and prohibiting the United States Government from engaging in business in competition with its citizens.
Mar 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on March 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Ronald “Ron” Paul
Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 15, 2011
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- 3/15/2011--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits the U.S. government from engaging in any business, professional, commercial, financial, or industrial enterprise except as specified in the Constitution.Prohibits the constitution or laws of any ...
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Last Action: Apr 30, 2009
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