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Jan 3, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This resolution was introduced on January 3, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district
1/3/1983--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits the total appropriations of Congress from exceeding estimated revenues. Authorizes the suspension of such prohibition in time of war or national emergency. Prohibits any increase in ... 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. 39”). 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. 39 — 98th Congress: A joint resolution proposing and amendment to the Constitution of the United States to provide .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hjres39
“H.J.Res. 39 — 98th Congress: A joint resolution proposing and amendment to the Constitution of the United States to provide ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hjres39>
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