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Qualifications of members of the House of Representatives.

Neither shall any person be eligible to the office of Presi.

dent who shall not have attained the age of thirty-five
years, and been fourteen years a resident within the
United States.-----

.--------- ------
Of the Vice-President. No person constitutionally inel-

igible to the office of President shall be eligible to that

of Vice-President. [Amendments) ------- ----. Quartered in any house without the consent of the owner in

time of peace. No soldier shall be. [Amendments)Quorum to do business. A majority of each House shall constitute a.---------

.....-But a smaller number than a quorum may adjourn from

day to day and may be authorized to compel the attend

ance of absent members -------------------------
Of the House of Representatives for choosing a President

shall consist of a member or members from two-thirds
of the States, and a majority of all the States shall be

necessary to a choice. (Amendments] ------------Quorum to elect a Vice-President by the Senate. Two-thirds

of the whole number of Senators shall be a. (Amend.
ments ] ----------------

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A majority of the whole number shall be necessary to a
choice. (Amendments) ------------------------

R.
Race, color, or previous condition of servitude. The right of

citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied
or abridged by the United States or by any State on ac-

count of. [Amendments) -----------------------Ratification of amendments to the Constitution shall be by the

legislatures of three-fourths of the several States or by
conventions in three-fourths of the States, accordingly

as Congress may propose..
Ratification of the conventions of nine States shall be sufficient

to establish the Constitution between the States so rati-
fying the same..

------------.. Ratio of representation until the first enumeration under the

Constitution shall be made not to exceed one for every
thirty thousand .. .-------

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of representation shall be apportioned among the several
States according to their respective numbers, counting
the whole number of persons in each State, including
Indians not taxed. [.Amendinents] -----------

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Ratio. But when the right to vote for presidential electors or

members of Congress, or the legislative, executive, and
judicial officers of the State, except for engaging in rebel-
lion or other crime, shall be denied or abridged by a State,
the basis of representation shali be reduced therein in
the proportion of such denial or abridgment of the right

to vote. [Amendments) --------------------Rebellion against the United States. Persons who, while

holding certain Federal and State offices, took an oath
to support the Constitution, afterwards engaged in insur-
rection or rebellion, disabled from holding office under

the United States. (Amendments)--------------... But Congress may by a vote of two thirds of each House

remove such disability. [Amendments) -----------Rebellion against the United States. Debts incurred for pen.

sions and bounties for services in suppressing the rebel

lion shall not be questioned. [Amendments) -----All debts and obligations incurred in aid of the rebellion,

and all claims for the loss or emancipation of slaves,
declared and held to be illegal and void. (Amend-
ments] ----

---Rebellion or invasion. The writ of habeas corpus shall not be

suspended except when the public safety may require it

in cases of --------------------------------Receipts and expenditures of all public money shall be published

from time to time. A regular statement of --------Recess of the Senate. The President may grant commissions,

which shall expire at the end of the next session, to fill

vacancies that may happen during the..-----------Reconsideration of a bill returned by the President with his

objections. Proceedings to be had upon the..---.-Records, and judicial proceedings of every other State. Full

faith and credit shall be given in each State to the acts. Congress shall prescribe the manner of proving such acts,

records, and proceedings -------

records, and proceedings ---------------------Redress of grievances. Congress shall make no law abridging

the right of the people peaceably to assemble and to

petition for the. [Amendments]--------------Regulations, except as to the places of choosing Senators.

The time, places, and manner of holding elections for
Senators and Representatives shall be prescribed by the
legislatures of the States, but Congress may at any time
by law make or alter such

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Regulations of commerce or revenue. Preference to the ports

of one State over those of another shall not be given by
any-

-----Religion or prohibiting the free exercise thereof. Congress

shall make no law respecting the establishment of
[Amendments] ...

----------Religious test shall ever be required as a qualification for any

office or public trust under the United States. No.--Removal of the President from office, the same shall devolve on

the Vice-President. In case of the .--- .... Representation. No State, without its consent, shall be de.

prived of its equal suffrage in the Senate..--------Representation and direct taxation, how apportioned among the

several States. [This provision is changed by the 14th

amendment, section 2, on page 66] --
Representation until the first enumeration under the Constitu-

tion not to exceed one for every thirty thousand. The
ratio of..

--Representation in any State. The executive thereof shall issue

writs of election to fill vacancies in the-----------Representation among the several States shall be according to

their respective numbers, counting the whole number of
persons in each State, excluding Indians not taxed. The

ratio of. (Amendments) ...-----------------------
But where the right to vote in certain Federal and State

elections is abridged for any cause other than rebellion or
other crime, the basis of representation shall be reduced.
[Amendments)

Representatives. Congress shall consist of a Senate and House

of ..-.--------------------------------------
Qualifications of electors of members of the House of...
No person shall be a Representative who shall not have

attained the age of twenty-five years, been seven years
a citizen of the United States, and an inhabitant of the

State in which he shall be chosen.-----
And direct taxes, how apportioned among the several States.

[Amended by 14th amendment, section 2, on page 66)..
Shall choose their Speaker and other officers. The House
of ...

... Shall have the sole power of impeachment. The House of .----------------------

---Executives of the States shall issue writs of election to fill vacancies in the House of...

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the same --

Art. Sec. (1. Page Representatives. The times, places, and manner of choosing

Representatives shall be prescribed by the legislatures
of the States...-

------- 1 4 1 4 But Congress may at any time by law make or alter such

regulations except as to the places of choosing Senators. 1 4 1 4 And Senators shall receive a compensation to be ascertained by law --------

.... 6 5 Shall in all cases, except treason, felony, and breach of the

peace, be privileged from arrest during attendance at the
session of the House, and in going to and returning from

-- 1 6 15 Shall not be questioned in any other place for any speech

or debate. Members of the House of ............... 1 6 i 5 No member shall be appointed during his term to any civil

office which shall have been created, or the emolu-
ments of which shall have been increased, during such
term ---------------...-----------------------

6 2 5 No person holding any office under the United States shall,

while holding such office, be a member of the House of. 1 6 2 5 All bills for raising revenue shall originate in the House of .-. -----------

----- 7 1 6 No Senator or Representative shall be an elector for President or Vice-President...

-------- 2 1 2 14 Representatives shall be bound by an oath or affirmation to sup

port the Constitution of the United States. The Sena

tors and .------------------------------------ 6 - 3 23 Representatives among the several States. Provisions relative

to the apportionment of. (Amendments) ----------- 14 2 - 30 Representatives and Senators. Prescribing certain disqualifica

tions for office as. (Amendments)---------------- 14 3 But Congress may, by a vote of two-thirds of each house,

remove such disqualification. [Amendments] Reprieves and pardons except in cases of impeachment. The President may grant...

2 2 1 16 Reprisal. Congress shall have power to grant letters of marque and..-------

18 19 No State shall grant any letters of marque and .-

I 10 Republican form of government. The United States shall guar. antee to every State in this Union a.

7 State in this Union a ----- ---------- 4 4 And shall protect each of them against invasion; and on

the application of the legislature, or of the executive
(when the legislature cannot be convened), against do-
mestic violence....

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Reserved rights of the States and the people. The enumeration

in the Constitution of certain rights shall not be con-
strued to deny or disparage others retained by the people.
[Amendments] ------...

--.--.
The powers not delegated to the United States by the Con-
stitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved
to the States respectively, or to the people. (Amend.
ments] ----

-------Resignation, or inability of the President, the duties and powers

of his office shall devolve on the Vice-President. In case

of the death.. Resignation, or inability of the President. Congress may by law

provide for the case of the removal, death..--.--.--. Resolution, or vote (except on a question of adjournment) requir

ing the concurrence of the two Houses shall, before it
becomes a law, be presented to the President. Every
order .....---

... Ravenue shall originate in the House of Representatives. All bills for raising ----

-----.. Rivenue. Preference shall not be given to the ports of one State

over those of another by any regulations of commerce or. Rhode Island entitled to one Representative in the first Congress. Right of petition. Congress shall make no law abrid ing the

right of the people peaceably to assemble and to petition

for the redress of grievances. [Amendments)------Right to keep and bear arms. A well-regulated militia being

necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the
people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed.

(Amendments)....
Rights in the Constitution shall not be construed to deny or dis-

parage others retained by the people. The enumeration

of certain. (Amendments] ---------------------Righ's not delegated to the United States nor prohibited to the

States are reserved to the States or to the people. [Amend-
ments] ------ ---------

-------Rules of its proceedings. Each House may determine the.. . Rules and regulations respecting the territory or other property

of the United States. Congress shall dispose of and make
all needful...

- ------- ----Rules of the common law. All suits involving over twenty dol

lars shall be tried by jury according to the. [Amendments] --------------------------------------No fact tried by a jury shall be re-examined except according to the. (Amendments] ------------

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