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.

Introduced:

Jul 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kurt Schrader

Representative for Oregon's 5th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2011
Length: 3 pages

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History

Jul 13, 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. 72”). 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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6 cosponsors (6D) (show)
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Votes

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

Related Bills
H.J.Res. 84 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 13, 2010

H.J.Res. 32 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 26, 2013

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