Legislation Coming Up — Oct 2, 2015 3:54 p.m.
This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
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.
3/2/1995--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits the election of any person to a full term as a Senator more than twice or to a full term as a Representative more than six ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 116 (104th).
A vote on the resolution failed in the House. The resolution is now dead.
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 73”). 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.J.Res. 73 — 104th Congress: Contract with America bill. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hjres73
“H.J.Res. 73 — 104th Congress: Contract with America bill.” www.GovTrack.us. 1995. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hjres73>
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