S.J.Res.13 - A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution to provide for a balanced budget for the United States Government.104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Heflin, Howell [D-AL] (Introduced 01/05/1995)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 01/05/1995 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.J.Res.13 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (01/05/1995)
Constitutional Amendment - Requires a balanced Federal budget, unless a three-fifths roll call vote of both Houses of Congress provides for a specific excess of outlays over receipts.
Prohibits an increase in the public debt limit except by a three-fifths roll call vote by both Houses of Congress.
Requires the President to submit a balanced budget to the Congress.
Prohibits any bill increasing revenue from becoming law unless approved by a majority roll call vote of both Houses.