US HJR42 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)
Status: Introduced on April 21 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-10-19 - Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.
Pending: House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

This joint resolution proposes an amendment to the Constitution to provide that a new state may only be admitted into the union upon a vote of two-thirds of each chamber of Congress.

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Title

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to provide that a new State may only be admitted into the Union upon a vote of two-thirds of each House of Congress.

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-10-19HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.
2021-04-21HouseReferred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
2021-04-21HouseIntroduced in House

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