Joint resolution to establish a nonpartisan commission on political campaign reform.
The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jun 12, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on June 12, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for North Carolina's 10th congressional district
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H.J.Res. 608 (93rd) 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 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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