Sponsor and status
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This resolution was introduced on March 31, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Alabama's 6th congressional district
Mar 31, 1982
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H.J.Res. 451 (97th) 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 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States providing for the approval, every six years, of the judges of the Supreme Court and the inferior courts, H.R.J. Res. 451, 97th Cong. (1982).
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