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United States Constitution - Amendments Convention - Limitations on Federal Power

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Senator Bates


In the Senate - Hearing 2/18 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, limits the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and limits 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, Hough, Jennings, Norman, Ready, Salling, and Serafini
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HJ0003
Bill File Type: Regular
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
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc

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