H.J.Res. 71 (112th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States limiting the number of terms that a Member of Congress may serve to 3 in the House of Representatives and 2 in the Senate.

Introduced:

Jul 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 7, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

David Schweikert

Representative for Arizona's 5th congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Jul 7, 2011
Length: 2 pages

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Jul 7, 2011
 
Introduced

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