H.J.Res. 2 (104th): Contract with America bill

Introduced:

Jan 4, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 28, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Bill McCollum
Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 6, 1995
Length: 5 pages

See Instead:

H.J.Res. 73 (same title)
Failed House — Mar 29, 1995

About the resolution

Full Title

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States with respect to the number of terms of office of Members of the Senate and the House of Representatives.

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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 73 (Related)
Contract with America bill

Failed House
Mar 29, 1995

H.J.Res. 3 (Related)
Contract with America bill

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Feb 28, 1995

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 2” 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.

History

Introduced
Jan 4, 1995
Reported by Committee
Feb 28, 1995

Details

Cosponsors
132 cosponsors (126R, 6D) (show)
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