About the resolution
- Full Title
Joint resolution to establish a nonpartisan commission on political campaign reform.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 17, 1973
- What is a resolution?
The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 608” means this is a House 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.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.J.Res. 608 — 93rd Congress: Nonpartisan Commission on Campaign Reform Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hjres608
“H.J.Res. 608 — 93rd Congress: Nonpartisan Commission on Campaign Reform Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1973. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hjres608>
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