Senate Joint Resolution 3
117th Congress(2021-2022)
A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to limiting the number of terms that a Member of Congress may serve.
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jan 22, 2021
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Jan 22, 2021
Latest Action
Jan 22, 2021
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Joint Resolution
Joint Resolution
A form of legislative measure used to propose changes in law, or to propose an amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Depending on the chamber of origin, they begin with a designation of either H.J.Res. or S.J.Res. Concurrent resolutions and simple resolutions are other types of resolutions. Bill is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
3
Congress
117
Policy Area
Congress
Congress
Primary focus of measure is Members of Congress; general congressional oversight; congressional agencies, committees, operations; legislative procedures; U.S. Capitol. Measures concerning oversight and investigation of specific matters may fall under the issue-specific relevant policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Texas
Missouri
Florida
Indiana
Indiana
Kentucky
Nebraska
Pennsylvania
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment limiting Representatives to three terms and Senators to two terms. Terms beginning before the ratification of this amendment do not count towards term limits.

Text (1)
January 22, 2021
Actions (2)
01/22/2021
Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
01/22/2021
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jan 23, 2021 5:27:17 AM
Updated
Mar 23, 2021 5:42:00 AM