Declaration of Independence & the Constitution of the United States of America

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DIANE Publishing, 1995 - History - 117 pages
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The complete texts of both documents: the Declaration of Independence & the Constitution of the United States of America; with amendments. Also includes an index to the Constitution.

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This is not a CERTIFIED copy of the Constitution.. It has mistakes in the 2nd Amendment.. It's supposed to have only one comma.., not three....

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Page 103 - enforce this article by appropriate legislation. ARTICLE [XXIV.] SECTION 1 . The right of citizens of the United States to vote in any primary or other election for President or Vice President, for electors for President or Vice President, or for Senator or Representative in Congress, shall not be denied or abridged by
Page 102 - 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 of President and Vice President equal to the whole number of Senators and Representatives in Congress to which the District would be entitled if it were a State, but in no
Page 101 - the office of the President more than once. But this Article shall not apply to any person holding the office of President when this Article was proposed by the Congress, and shall not prevent any person who may be holding the office of President, or acting
Page 106 - House of Representatives his written declaration that no inability exists, he shall resume the powers and duties of his office unless the Vice President and a majority of either the principal officers of the executive department or of such other body as Congress may by law provide, transmit within four days to the President pro tempore of the
Page 98 - Senators and Representatives at noon on the 3d day of January of the years in which such terms would have ended if this article had not been ratified; and the terms of their successors shall then begin. SEC. 2. The Congress shall assemble at least
Page 107 - the powers and duties of his office. Thereupon Congress shall decide the issue, assembling within forty-eight hours for that purpose if not in session. If the Congress, within twenty-one days after receipt of the latter written declaration, or, if Congress is not in session, within
Page 31 - from without, and convulsions within. He has endeavoured to prevent the population of these States; for that purpose obstructing the Laws for Naturalization of Foreigners; refusing to pass others to encourage their migrations hither, and raising the conditions of new
Page 104 - enforce this article by appropriate legislation. ARTICLE [XXV.] SECTION 1. In case of the removal of the President from office or of his death or resignation, the Vice President shall become President. SEC. 2. Whenever there is a vacancy in the office of the Vice President, the President shall nominate a Vice President who shall take office upon confirmation by
Page 97 - any State on account of sex. Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation. ARTICLE [XX.] SECTION 1. The terms of the President and Vice President shall end at noon on the 20th
Page 47 - for which he shall be chosen. The Vice President of the United States shall be President of the Senate, but shall have no Vote, unless they be equally divided. The Senate shall chuse their other Officers,

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