H.J.Res. 92 (112th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to the authority of Congress and the States to regulate the disbursement of funds for political activity by for-profit corporations and other for-profit business organizations.

Introduced:

Dec 6, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on December 6, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Keith Ellison
Representative for Minnesota's 5th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 6, 2011
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Constitutional Amendment - Gives Congress and the states the authority to regulate the disbursement of funds for political activity by for-profit corporations, other for-profit business entities, or other business organizations, ...

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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 82 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 14, 2011

H.J.Res. 78 (Related)
Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clarify the authority ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 12, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 92” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Dec 6, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (6D) (show)
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