SJ0003

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2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

United States Constitution - Amendments Convention - Limitations on Federal Power

Sponsored by:

Senator Bates

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Applying to the U.S. Congress for an amendments convention called under Article V of the U.S. Constitution, on the application of the legislatures of two-thirds of the several states, to propose amendments to the U.S. Constitution that impose fiscal restraints on the federal government, limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and limit the terms of office for officials of the federal government and for the members of the U.S. Congress.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Bates, Cassilly, Eckardt, Edwards, Hough, Jennings, Ready, Salling, Serafini, Simonaire, and Waugh
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: SJ0004 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - General Assembly
Narrow Subject(s):Congress, U.S.
Constitutional Amendments
Constitution, U.S.
Federal Government
Jurisdiction
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
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February 24, 2017 10:47 A.M.