HM 381: Article V Convention of the States
MEMORIAL by Metz ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Ahern ; Albritton ; Artiles ; Beshears ; Broxson ; Caldwell ; Combee ; Cummings ; Gaetz ; Harrell ; Hill ; La Rosa ; Magar ; Mayfield ; O'Toole ; Raburn ; Raulerson ; Ray ; Santiago ; Spano ; Van Zant ; Wood
Article V Convention of the States; Makes application to Congress to call Article V convention for purpose of proposing amendments to U.S. Constitution that impose fiscal restraints on Federal Government, limit power & jurisdiction of Federal Government, & limit terms of office for federal officials & members of Congress.
Location: Laid on Table
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Local and Federal Affairs Committee; Ethics and Elections Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 34
• Introduced -HJ 34
• On Committee agenda-- Local and Federal Affairs Committee, 03/20/14, 10:00 am, Webster Hall
• Favorable by Local and Federal Affairs Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 2 -HJ 381
• Now in Ethics and Elections Subcommittee -HJ 381
• On Committee agenda-- Ethics and Elections Subcommittee, 03/25/14, 9:00 am, Webster Hall
• Favorable by Ethics and Elections Subcommittee; YEAS 8 NAYS 1 -HJ 345
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 345
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 04/04/14, 9:30 am, Sumner Hall
• Favorable by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 13 NAYS 1 -HJ 466
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 466
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/21/14
• Substituted SM 476 -HJ 556
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see SM 476 (Adopted) -HJ 556
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