H.J.Res.69 - A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution relating to terms of judges of the Supreme Court of the United States.93rd Congress (1973-1974)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Chamberlain, Charles E. [R-MI-6] (Introduced 01/03/1973)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/03/1973 Referred to House Committee on Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.J.Res.69 — 93rd Congress (1973-1974)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/03/1973)
Constitutional Amendment - Provides that the judges of the Supreme Court shall hold their offices for terms of twelve years, commencing on the date of their commissions. Provides that they shall be eligible for reappointment.
Provides that this Amendment shall not limit the tenure in office during good behavior of Supreme Court judges who presently hold office.