Introduced by Sen. Michael Green (R) on April 29, 2015 To authorize Michigan’s membership in a “Compact for a Balanced Budget.” This would use the device of a multistate compact to submit an application to Congress calling for an Article V "convention to propose amendments to the U.S. Constitution." This would be limited to proposing an amendment prohibiting Congress from increasing the national debt without the approval of a majority of state legislatures. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Elections and Government Reform Committee on April 29, 2015
Reported in the Senate on July 1, 2015 With the recommendation that the bill pass.