H.J.Res. 87 (112th): Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
Nov 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on November 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Delaware At Large
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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2011
Length: 3 pages
- See Instead:
H.J.Res. 2 (same title)
Failed Under Suspension — Nov 18, 2011
H.J.Res. 89 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Nov 17, 2011
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- Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits estimated outlays of the operating funds of the United States for any fiscal year from exceeding total estimated receipts to those funds for that fiscal year ...
Failed Under Suspension
Last Action: Nov 18, 2011
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 17, 2011
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