Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 28, 2015
Length: 2 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This resolution was introduced on April 28, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Feb 14, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 29 (113th).
Apr 28, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 30, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 48 (115th).
H.J.Res. 48 (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. 48. 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 enacted 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 providing that the rights extended by the Constitution are the rights of natural persons only, H.R.J. Res. 48, 114th Cong. (2015).
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