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# What is the maximum number of terms for a president?

Updated: 8/19/2023

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There is no overall maximum number of terms that someone can be President of the USA, but there is a limit of two consecutive terms. It is possible that someone could serve two terms, sit out a term, then serve two more terms.

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Currently for a USA president it is a maximum of two, four year terms.

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