PT62 — House Communication 115th Congress (2017-2018)
Congressional Record Date: 08/18/2017
Abstract: The SPEAKER presented a petition of Mr. Gregory D. Watson, a citizen of Austin, Texas, relative to urging Congress to propose, for ratification by special ratifying conventions, an amendment to the United States Constitution which would grant to the President the authority to veto individual budgetary line-items of appropriation, that were approved by Congress, and yet retain within Congress the ordinary ability to override such a line-item veto by the standard vote of two-thirds of both houses thereof; to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Referred to Committee Date:
- 08/18/2017 — House Judiciary