H.J.Res.27 - Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to provide for four-year terms for Representatives, to provide that Representatives shall be elected in the same year as the President, and to limit the number of terms Senators and Representatives may serve.105th Congress (1997-1998)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Graham, Lindsey [R-SC-3] (Introduced 01/09/1997)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||03/05/1997 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.J.Res.27 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/09/1997)
Constitutional Amendment - Requires the election of Representatives in Congress every four years on the same day as the presidential election.
Limits Representatives to three terms and Senators to two. Deems Representatives who have served two years of a term and Senators who have served three to have served a full term.