H.J.Res. 2 (111th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States regarding presidential election voting rights for residents of all United States territories and commonwealths.
Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on January 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Delegate for Virgin Islands At Large
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- 1/6/2009--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Declares that the right of citizens of the United States to vote in the election for President and Vice President shall not be denied or abridged by ...
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