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.
Mar 1, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on March 1, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for South Dakota's 1st congressional district
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 ...
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 21, 1976
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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 834” 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.
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