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- Summary (CRS)
- 2/24/1987--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Repeals the 22d amendment to the Constitution (limitation on presidential terms). Read more >
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Last Action: Jul 28, 1986
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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 156” means this is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress. A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.
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