H.J.Res. 19 (105th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to repeal the twenty-second article of amendment, thereby removing the limitation on the number of terms an individual may serve as President.
Jan 7, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on January 7, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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- 1/7/1997--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Repeals the 22d amendment to the Constitution (limitation on presidential terms).
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