H.J.Res. 39 (105th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States repealing the 22nd article of amendment, thereby removing the restrictions on the number of terms an individual may serve as President.
Feb 4, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on February 4, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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- 2/4/1997--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Repeals the 22d amendment to the Constitution (limitation on presidential terms).
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