APPLICATION FOR A CONVENTION OF THE STATES.

View NCGA Bill Details2019-2020 Session
House Bill 390 (Public) Filed Tuesday, March 19, 2019
A JOINT RESOLUTION APPLYING TO CONGRESS FOR AN ARTICLE V CONVENTION OF THE STATES WITH THE PURPOSE OF PROPOSING AMENDMENTS TO THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION.
Intro. by Riddell, Saine, Setzer, D. Hall.

Status: Re-ref Com On Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House (House action) (Apr 16 2019)
H 390

Bill Summaries:

  • Summary date: Mar 19 2019 - More information

    Includes whereas clauses. 

    Applies to Congress for the calling of a convention of the states limited to proposing amendments to the US 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 its officials and for members of Congress. Specifies that this is a continuing application until the legislatures of at least two-thirds of states have made applications on the same subject; expires December 31, 2028.


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