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H.J.Res. 28 (113th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the power of Congress to impose a tax on a failure to purchase goods or services.

The text of the bill below is as of Feb 13, 2013 (Introduced).


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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. J. RES. 28

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 13, 2013

introduced the following joint resolution; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

JOINT RESOLUTION

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the power of Congress to impose a tax on a failure to purchase goods or services.

That the following article is proposed as an amendment to the Constitution of the United States, which shall be valid to all intents and purposes as part of the Constitution when ratified by the legislatures of three-fourths of the several States within seven years after the date of its submission for ratification:

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Congress shall make no law that imposes a tax on a failure to purchase goods or services.

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