H.J.Res. 10 (113th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States requiring that the Federal budget be balanced and that an increase in the Federal debt requires approval from a majority of the legislatures of the several States.
Jan 3, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on January 3, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Arizona's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 3, 2013
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- 1/3/2013--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits total outlays for a fiscal year (except those for repayment of debt principal) from exceeding total receipts for that fiscal year (except those derived from borrowing).Prohibits ...
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Last Action: Jan 6, 2015
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 2013
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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 10” 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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