Summary: H.J.Res.137 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (07/26/2018)

Constitutional Amendment

This joint resolution states that if the population of a U.S. territory exceeds 30,000, the territory shall appoint a number of electors of President and Vice President equal to the number of Representatives to the House of Representatives to which the territory would be entitled if it were a state. Such electors shall be in addition to those appointed by the states and Washington, DC. Such electors shall perform such duties as provided by the 12th Amendment to the Constitution.