H.J.Res. 72 (112th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States giving Congress power to regulate campaign contributions for Federal elections.
Jul 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on July 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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- 7/13/2011--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Gives Congress the power to prohibit, limit, and otherwise regulate the contribution of funds or donation of in-kind equivalents: (1) to candidates standing for election to a ...
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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 72” 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.
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