Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 6, 2012
Length: 3 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This resolution was introduced on February 6, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Feb 6, 2012
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H.J.Res. 101 (112th) 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. 101. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted 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 providing for Representatives to be chosen every four years, and limiting the number of times Senators and Representatives may be elected, H.R.J. Res. 101, 112th Cong. (2012).
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