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- 4/15/2013--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Requires the concurrence of two-thirds of the Members of each house of Congress for final adoption of any legislation changing the internal revenue laws, unless such legislation ...
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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 39” 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.J.Res. 39 — 113th Congress: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hjres39
“H.J.Res. 39 — 113th Congress: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States..” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. May 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hjres39>
|title=H.J.Res. 39 (113th)
|accessdate=May 24, 2015
|author=113th Congress (2013)
|date=April 15, 2013
|quote=Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States.