H.J.Res. 38 (113th): Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Introduced:

Apr 12, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jackie Walorski

Representative for Indiana's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 12, 2013
Length: 3 pages

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History

Apr 12, 2013
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

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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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 49 (Related)
Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 14, 2013

H.J.Res. 11 (Related)
Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 3, 2013

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