H.J.Res. 26 (113th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the number of consecutive terms that a Member of Congress may serve.
Feb 12, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on February 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Garland “Andy” Barr
Representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2013
Length: 2 pages
- See Instead:
H.J.Res. 101 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Oct 30, 2013
H.J.Res. 48 (same title)
Referred to Committee — May 22, 2013
About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 2/12/2013--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits a person from serving more than two consecutive terms as a Senator or six consecutive terms as a Representative.
- What is a resolution?
The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 26” means this is a House 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.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
8 cosponsors (8R) (show)(joined Feb 12, 2013)(joined Feb 13, 2013)(joined Feb 14, 2013)(joined Feb 26, 2013)(joined Mar 13, 2013)(joined May 7, 2013)(joined Mar 26, 2014)(joined Nov 18, 2014)
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