H.J.Res. 33 (113th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to prohibit a law increasing the compensation for the services of the Senators and Representatives from taking effect until an election of Representatives has intervened, and to permit a law otherwise varying such compensation to take effect upon enactment.

Introduced:

Mar 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Barrow
Representative for Georgia's 12th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2013
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/6/2013--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits any law increasing the compensation for the services of the Senators and Representatives from taking effect until an election of Representatives has intervened.Repeals the twenty-seventh amendment ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 33” 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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History

Introduced
Mar 6, 2013

Details

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