H.J.Res. 6: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit the number of terms that a Member of Congress may serve to 4 in the House of Representatives and 2 in the Senate.

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jan 6, 2015

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on January 6, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Michael Fitzpatrick

Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2015
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

0% chance of being enacted or passed (details)

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History

Jan 6, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Ratified by State Legislatures

This page is about a 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.

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