constitution


Amendments

How Many Amendments to the Constitution?

    How Many Amendments to the Constitution?
How Many Amendments to the Constitution? As of February of 2011, 27 Constitutional Amendments currently exist; the first Amendment to the Constitution was adopted on September 25th, 1789 – the
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An Overview of the 22nd Amendment

    An Overview of the 22nd Amendment
What is the 22nd Amendment? “Section 1. No person shall be elected to the office of the President more than twice, and no person who has held the office of
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An Overview of the 23rd Amendment

What is the 23rd Amendment?“Section 1. The District constituting the seat of Government of the United States shall appoint in such manner as the Congress may direct:A number of electors
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An Overview of the 25th Amendment

What is the 25th Amendment?“Section 1. In case of the removal of the President from office or of his death or resignation, the Vice President shall become President.Section 2. Whenever
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An Overview of the 26th Amendment

    An Overview of the 26th Amendment
What is the 26th Amendment? “Section 1. The right of citizens of the United States, who are eighteen years of
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What are the Constitutional Amendments?

    What are the Constitutional Amendments?
What are Constitutional Amendments? Although the Constitution of the United States is considered to be the foremost piece of legislature
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An Overview of the 19th Amendment

What is the 19th Amendment?“The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged
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An Overview of the 20th Amendment

What is the 20th Amendment?“Section 1. The terms of the President and Vice President shall end at noon on the
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An Overview of the 27th Amendment

What is the 27th Amendment?       “No law, varying the compensation for the services of the Senators and
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An Overview of the 16th Amendment

What is the 16th Amendment?“The Congress shall have power to lay and collect taxes on incomes, from whatever source derived, without apportionment among the several States, and without regard to
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