H.J.Res.127 - A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to the term of office of President and Vice President of the United States.93rd Congress (1973-1974)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Chamberlain, Charles E. [R-MI-6] (Introduced 01/15/1973)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/15/1973 Referred to House Committee on Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.J.Res.127 — 93rd Congress (1973-1974)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/15/1973)
Constitutional Amendment - Extends the term of office of the President and the Vice President to six years, and limits eligibility to a single term in office. Allows a person who has been elected a Vice President for any term to be eligible for election as President at a later term.
Provides that this article shall take effect on the first day of February following its ratification, but shall not affect the duration of the term of office of President and Vice President in which such day occurs.