A Resolution to Amend the Constitution to End the Filibuster

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Title of Legislation * A Resolution to Amend the Constitution to End the Filibuster
Designation * Super Session
Date of Congress * 11.10.18
1 * BE IT ENACTED BY THE CONGRESS HERE ASSEMBLED THAT:
2 RESOLVED, By two-thirds of the Congress here assembled, that the following article is proposed as an amendment to the Constitution of the United States, which shall be valid to all intents and purposes as part of the Constitution when ratified by the leg
3 islatures of three-fourths of the several states within seven years from the date of its submission by the Congress:
4 ARTICLE —
5 SECTION 1. A floor leader in the United States Senate may, during sessions of congress, make an executive decision to force a speaking senator to yield the floor if the duration of the speech has exceeded one hour.
6 A floor leader may also force a speaking senator to yield the floor if the total time taken to respond to a question while on the floor has exceeded ten minutes, with a one minute grace period to complete their answer.
7 A senator may not take more than thirty seconds to make a motion during sessions of congress. Violating this will disallow the senator from making another motion for the remainder of the session.
8 SECTION 2. The Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.
Respectfully Submitted, Name of School * Respectfully Submitted by Christ the King High School

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