H.J.Res. 84 (101st): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States repealing the twenty-second article of amendment thereto.


Jan 19, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 19, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Guy Vander Jagt

Representative for Michigan's 9th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

1/19/1989--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Repeals the 22d amendment to the Constitution (limitation on presidential terms). Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 19, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 84”). 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.


13 cosponsors (11R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.J.Res. 61 (102nd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 9, 1991

H.J.Res. 264 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 10, 1989

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