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.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 12, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Garland “Andy” Barr

Representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2013
Length: 2 pages

History

Feb 12, 2013
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

H.J.Res. 26 (113th) 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.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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