About the resolution
- Full Title
Joint resolution to establish a nonpartisan commission on political campaign reform.
- Summary (CRS)
6/12/1973--Introduced.Nonpartisan Commission on Campaign Reform Act - Establishes an independent Nonpartisan Commission on Campaign Reform. Directs the Commission to conduct an extensive and exhaustive study of the practices engaged in ...
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The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
Jun 12, 1973
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 608”). 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.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call 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. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hjres608>
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