H.J.Res. 382 (102nd): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the number of years an individual may serve in certain positions in the Government of the United States, and for other purposes.


Nov 25, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 25, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Glenn English Jr.
Representative for Oklahoma's 6th congressional district

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits a person from serving in the U.S. Government in the following positions, either individually or cumulatively, for more than 12 years:(1) President of the United States;(2) ...

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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 277 (103rd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 14, 1993

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 382” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 25, 1991


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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


There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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