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- Summary (CRS)
- 6/18/2013--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Declares that:(1) the rights protected by the Constitution are intended to be the rights of natural persons; and(2) the words "people," "person," or "citizen" as used in ...
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Last Action: Jan 22, 2013
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The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 18” means this is a Senate 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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