Sponsor and status
James “Jim” McGovern
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 21, 2015
Length: 2 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This resolution was introduced on January 21, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
22 Cosponsors (22 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Cohens Statement on the Sixth Anniversary of the Supreme Courts Citizens United Decision”
— Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN9] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 21, 2016
Jan 22, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 21 (113th).
Jan 21, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 10, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 88 (115th).
H.J.Res. 23 (114th) was a 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 23. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clarify the authority of Congress and the States to regulate corporations, limited liability companies or other corporate entities established by the laws of any State, the United States, or any foreign state, H.R.J. Res. 23, 114th Cong. (2015).
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