Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for South Dakota At Large. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 4, 2021
Length: 2 pages
What legislators are saying
“House Democrats Block Consideration of Johnson’s “Keep the Nine” Constitutional Amendment”
— Rep. Dusty Johnson [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Jul 13, 2022
Jan 4, 2021
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 9, 2023
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 8.
H.J.Res. 11 (117th) 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. 11. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 117th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2021 to Jan 3, 2023. Legislation not passed 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 require that the Supreme Court of the United States be composed of nine justices, H.R.J. Res. 11, 117th Cong. (2021).
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