H.J.Res. 448 (102nd): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the number of years Representatives and Senators may serve.


Mar 20, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 20, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Lagomarsino

Representative for California's 19th congressional district


About the resolution

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3/20/1992--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits a Member of Congress from serving more than a total of 12 years. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 20, 1992

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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 448”). 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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