Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 9, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This resolution was introduced on January 9, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jan 9, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 3, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 14.
H.J.Res. 23 (115th) 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. 23. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. 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 to limit the number of terms that a Member of Congress may serve to four in the House of Representatives and two in the Senate, H.R.J. Res. 23, 115th Cong. (2017).
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