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Jan 23, 1990
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 235”). 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.
15 cosponsors (11R, 4D)
- 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S.J.Res. 235 — 101st Congress: A joint resolution proposing a constitutional amendment to limit Congressional terms.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/sjres235
“S.J.Res. 235 — 101st Congress: A joint resolution proposing a constitutional amendment to limit Congressional terms..” www.GovTrack.us. 1990. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/sjres235>
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|quote=A joint resolution proposing a constitutional amendment to limit Congressional terms.