H.J.Res. 75 (112th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to the use of foreign law as authority in Federal courts.
Aug 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on August 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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- 8/5/2011--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits U.S. courts, including the Supreme Court, from basing opinions or rulings on international laws, treaties, or religious laws. Makes any action of a court in violation ...
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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 75” 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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