SJ0007

Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

United States Constitution - Amendments Convention - Democracy Amendment

Sponsored by:

Senator Pinsky

Status:

In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


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 an amendment to the U.S. Constitution that affirms every citizen's individual right to vote, reserves constitutional rights to natural persons, and authorizes regulation of contributions and expenditures intended to influence elections.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Pinsky, Benson, Conway, Currie, Feldman, Ferguson, Guzzone, Kasemeyer, Kelley, King, Lee, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, Middleton, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Peters, Ramirez, Robinson, Rosapepe, Smith, Young, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HJ0011
Bill File Type: Regular
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Campaign Financing
Congress, U.S.
Constitution, U.S.
Secretary of State
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Voting -see also- Ballots; Elections
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February 9, 2018 5:49 A.M.