Amendments convention; expresses sense of General Assembly that Congress call convention. (HJ565)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

Memorializing the Congress of the United States to call an amendments convention.  Expresses the sense of the General Assembly that the Congress of the United States call an amendments convention pursuant to Article V of the United States Constitution for the purpose of proposing a constitutional amendment providing that an increase in the federal debt requires approval from a majority of the legislatures of the separate states. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/06/2011Committee
01/06/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101225D
01/06/2011Referred to Committee on Rules
02/08/2011Left in Rules