Sponsor and status
98th Congress (1983–1984)
This resolution was introduced on January 3, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for Texas's 22nd congressional district
Jan 3, 1983
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H.J.Res. 23 (98th) was a 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 23. This is the one from the 98th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to abolishing personal income, estate, and gift taxes and prohibiting the United States Government from engaging in business in competition with its citizens, H.R.J. Res. 23, 98th Cong. (1983).
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