Sponsor and status
Charles “Charlie” Stenholm
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 17th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 24, 2003
Length: 3 pages
108th Congress (2003–2004)
This resolution was introduced on July 24, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
2 Cosponsors (2 Republicans)
Jul 24, 2003
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H.J.Res. 66 (108th) was a 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 66. This is the one from the 108th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to provide for terms of office for Members of the House of Representatives, H.R.J. Res. 66, 108th Cong. (2003).
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