Vote — Oct 9, 2015 1:24 p.m.
Jan 22, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
This resolution was introduced on January 22, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 18th congressional district
1/22/1991--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - States that Federal judges (including Supreme Court justices): (1) shall be appointed to six-year terms; and (2) may not serve for more than 12 years. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 66 (101st).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 5 (103rd).
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 85”). 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 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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