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- 1/15/2013--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits, except in time of a congressionally declared war, federal fiscal year expenditures from exceeding:(1) federal revenues for that fiscal year, except revenue received from the issuance ... Read more >
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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 17” 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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