H.J.Res. 38 (105th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to repeal the twenty-second amendment relating to Presidential term limits.

Introduced:

Feb 4, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 4, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Barney Frank

Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Feb 4, 1997
Length: 2 pages

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History

Feb 4, 1997
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

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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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.J.Res. 51 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 12, 1997

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