S.J.Res. 235 (101st): A joint resolution proposing a constitutional amendment to limit Congressional terms.


Jan 23, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 23, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gordon Humphrey
Senator from New Hampshire

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
1/23/1990--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Provides that no person shall be elected to the Senate for more than two full terms and that no person shall be elected to the House for ...

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What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 235” means this is a Senate 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 23, 1990


15 cosponsors (11R, 4D) (show)
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