H.J.Res. 834 (94th): A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States for the protection of unborn children and other persons.

Introduced:

Mar 1, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 1, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Larry Pressler

Representative for South Dakota's 1st congressional district

Republican

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History

Mar 1, 1976
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

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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Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 774 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 21, 1976

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