Amendment sought to change the current non-binding budget resolution into a joint resolution that if signed by the President would have the force of law.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 7 printed in House Report 108-566 to convert the current non-binding budget resolution into a joint budget resolution that if signed by the President would have the force of law. In addition, if the President vetoes the budget resolution, Congress is allowed to proceed on its own under a concurrent budget resolution.

House Amendment Code:

(A009)

House Tally Clerks use this code to manage amendment information.