H.J.Res. 534 (97th): A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to equal rights for men and women.

Introduced:

Jul 14, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 14, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Allen Ertel

Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district

Democrat

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History

Jul 14, 1982
 
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

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