S.Amdt.16 to S.J.Res.1105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Amends Bill:||S.J.Res.1 — A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to require a balanced budget.|
|Sponsor:||Sen. Boxer, Barbara [D-CA] (Submitted 02/26/1997, Proposed 02/26/1997)|
|Latest Action:||02/26/1997 Motion to table SP 16 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 60-40. Record Vote No: 18.|
Purpose: S.Amdt. 16 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)
To provide Federal assistance to supplement State and local efforts to alleviate the damage, loss, hardship and suffering caused by disasters or emergencies by exempting spending that is designated emergency requirements by both the President and the Congress.