H.J.Res. 2 (109th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to permit persons who are not natural-born citizens of the United States, but who have been citizens of the United States for at least 20 years, to be eligible to hold the Office of President.

Introduced:

Jan 4, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 4, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Conyers Jr.

Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Jan 4, 2005
Length: 2 pages

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Jan 4, 2005
 
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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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 42 (Related)
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Last Action: Apr 14, 2005

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