H.J.Res. 89: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to the equal application to the Senators and Representatives of the laws that apply to all citizens of the United States.

Introduced:

Apr 20, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Apr 20, 2016

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on April 20, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Ron DeSantis

Representative for Florida's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 20, 2016
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

0% chance of being enacted or passed (details)

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History

Apr 20, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Ratified by State Legislatures

This page is about a 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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