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Jan 13, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This resolution was introduced on January 13, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 12th congressional district
1/13/1981--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Directs Congress to assure that the total outlays of the Government during any fiscal year (except for repayment of debt) do not exceed 33 1/3 percent of ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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. 82”). 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.
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. 82 — 97th Congress: A joint resolution to amend the Constitution of the United States to provide that appropriations .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hjres82
“H.J.Res. 82 — 97th Congress: A joint resolution to amend the Constitution of the United States to provide that appropriations ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1981. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hjres82>
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