U.S. Constitution; Congress to call convention to propose an amendment for balanced budget. (SJ315)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Application to the Congress to call a convention to propose an amendment to the Constitution of the United States for a balanced budget requirement. Initiates the process to call a convention to amend the Constitution of the United States to add a balanced budget amendment to promote fiscal integrity at the federal level. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 096728232
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
02/11/2009Left in Rules

Comments

James Madison writes:

Please post this link on your website. It is in regards to what the average
citizen can do in order to acheive economic freedom and give the congress a civics lesson.

http://www.americancommonsenseparty.net/ArticleV.html