H.Amdt.6 to H.J.Res.2105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Amends Bill:||H.J.Res.2 — Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States with respect to the number of terms of office of Members of the Senate and the House of Representatives.|
|Sponsor:||Rep. Christensen, Jon [R-NE-2] (Offered 02/12/1997)|
|Latest Action:||02/12/1997 On agreeing to the Christensen amendment (A005) Failed by recorded vote: 83 - 342 (Roll no. 15).|
Description: H.Amdt. 6 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)
Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to limit service of House Members to 3 two-year terms and Senators to 2 six-year terms and provide that upon ratification incumbents and others who have served in the House are limited to 2 additional terms and those who have served in the Senate are limited to 1 additional term. The amendment was identical to the ballot initiative approved by the voters of Nebraska.
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