About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
3/1/1976--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - States that, with respect to the right to life, the word 'person', as used in this article and in the fifth and fourteenth amendments to the Constitution ...
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The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
Mar 1, 1976
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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 834”). 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.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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