H.R. 464: Constitutional Check and Balance Act

To authorize Members of Congress to bring an action for declaratory and injunctive relief in response to a written statement by the President or any other official in the executive branch directing officials of the executive branch to not enforce a provision of law.

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Jan 22, 2015


Referred to Committee on Jan 22, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 22, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Ted Poe

Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 22, 2015
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Jan 22, 2015

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H.R. 464 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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