CS/SM 368: Constitutional Convention/Single-Subject Requirement for Federal Legislation
MEMORIAL by Governmental Oversight and Accountability ; Simpson
Constitutional Convention/Single-Subject Requirement for Federal Legislation; Applying to Congress to call a convention for the purpose of proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to provide that every law enacted by Congress shall embrace only one subject, which shall be clearly expressed in its title, etc.
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- Judiciary (JU)
- Governmental Oversight and Accountability (GO)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Judiciary; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules -SJ 36
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 02/11/14, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 7 NAYS 2 -SJ 136
• Now in Governmental Oversight and Accountability -SJ 136
• Introduced -SJ 36
• On Committee agenda-- Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 04/03/14, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• CS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 442
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• CS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability read 1st time -SJ 444
• Now in Rules -SJ 442
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/09/14, 4:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 13 NAYS 1 -SJ 459
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 459
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/23/14
• Read 2nd time -SJ 571
• Substituted CS/HM 261 -SJ 571
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HM 261 (Adopted) -SJ 571
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