H.J.Res. 93 (114th): Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Overview

Introduced:

May 10, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 10, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Louie Gohmert Jr.

Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 10, 2016
Length: 3 pages

History

May 10, 2016
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.J.Res. 93 (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.

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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