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Arts and Sciences, to be promoted. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . I 8
Acts, records, and judicial proceedings of each State en-
titled to faith and credit in other States. . . . . . . . . 4 1
Amendments to the Constitution, how made...... . . . . . . 5 1
made . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . © o
Appointments, to be made by the President. . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 2
Apportionment of Representatives. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . I 2
Appropriations by law. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 9
Appropriation for army not to exceed two years. . . . . . . . . I 8
Armies, Congress to raise and support....... e e o os e o e o s g I 8
Arms, right of the people to keep and bear.............
Assemble, people may. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . e to
Attainder, bill of prohibited to Congress. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . I 9
prohibited to the States. . . . . . . . . . . . . . I L0
of treason shall not work corruption of blood
or forfeiture, except during the life of the
person attainted. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 3
B.
Bail, excessive, not required. . . . . © o so o to e o e o 'o o E to to e o e e o e o e
Bankruptcy laws to be uniform. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 8

Bills for raising revenue shall originate in the House of
Representatives..... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 7

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Bills, before they become laws, shall be passed by both
houses and approved by the President; or, if dis-
approved, shall be passed by two-thirds of each
house. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 7 271
not returned in ten days, unless an adjournment in-
tervene, Shall be laws. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 7 272
Borrow money, Congress may. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 8 272
C.
Capitation law, apportionment of... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 9 275
Census, or enumeration, to be made every ten years..... 1 2 266
Citizens of each State shall be entitled to the privileges
and immunities of citizens in the several
States. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 2 284
Claims, no prejudice to certain. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 3 285
of the United States, or of the several States, not
to be prejudiced by any construction of the Con-
stitution. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ... . 4 3 285
Coasting trade, regulation respecting. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 9 275
Coins, Congress fix value of foreign..... to o e o os e o 'o e o 'o ... 1 8 273
Commerce, Congress to regulate. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ... . 1 8 273
regulations respecting, to be equal and uni-
form. . . . . . . © e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e o e o e - e o e o 'o o ... 1 9 275
Commissions to be granted by the President. . . . . . . . . . . . 2 3 281
Common law recognized and established, 7th amendment . . 295
Congress vested with power. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 1 265
may alter the regulations of State legislatures
concerning elections of Senators and Repre-
sentatives, except as to place of choosing Sen-
ators. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 4 269
shall assemble once every year. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 4 269

officers of government can not be members of... l 6 271
may provide for cases of removal, death, &c.,

of President and Vice President. . . . . . . . . . . . 2 1 279
may determine the time of choosing electors of
President and Vice President. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 1 2.79

may invest the appointment of inferior officers
in the President alone, in the courts of law, or
the heads of departments. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 2 281

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Congress may establish courts inferior to the Supreme
Court. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ... .. 3 1 282
may declare the punishment of treason. . . . . . . . 3 3 283
may prescribe the manner of proving the acts
and records of each State...... e - e o 'o e o e o e o o 4. 1 286
to assent to the formation of new States...... 4 3 285
may propose amendments to Constitution or call
a convention. . . . . . . . . . . . . . • e o e o e e o e o e C . . 5 1 286
to lay and collect duties.................... 1 8 272
to borrow money. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . I 8 272
to regulate commerce. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . e. e. e. e. e. e. e. e 1 8 273
to establish uniform laws of bankruptcy and
naturalization. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 8 273
to coin money, regulate the value of coin,
and fix a standard of weights and meas-
Ulses - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - © e o 'o e o e o e o e o t e I 8 273
to punish counterfeiting. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 8 273
to constitute tribunals inferior to the Supreme
Court. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ... ........ 1 8 273
to define and punish piracies, felonies on the
high seas, and offenses against the laws of
nations. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 8 273
to establish post offices and post loads. . . . . . . . 1 8 273

to authorize patents to authors and inventors... l 8 273
to declare war, grant letters of marque, and

make rules concerning captures...... ... ... 1 8 273
to raise and Support armies. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ... 1 8 273
to provide and maintain a navy. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 8 273
to make rules for the government of the army
and navy. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 8 274
to call out the militia in certain cases......... 1 8 274
to organize, arm, and discipline militia...... ... 1 8 274
to exercise exclusive legislation over seat of gov-
ernment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . o o os o os e e e c o o 1 8 274
to pass laws necessary to carry the enumerated -
powers into effect. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 8 274

to dispose of and make rules concerning the
territory or other property of the United
States. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . to e o 'o o © o e o e o 'o o 4. 3 285
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Congress, President may convene and adjourn, in certain
CaSeS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 3 281
Constitution, how amended...... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 1 286
laws, and treaties to be declared the Supreme
law . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 1 287
rendered operative by the ratification of nine
States. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 1 287
Contracts, no law impairing. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 10 276
Conventions for proposing amendments to the Constitu-
tion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 1 286

Counterfeiting, Congress to provide for punishment of.... I 8 273
Court, Supreme, its original and appellate jurisdiction.... 3 2 283
Courts inferior to the Supreme Court may be ordained by

Congress. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 8 273
Ditto . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ditto. . . . . . . . . . . . 3 L 282
Crimes, persons accused of fleeing from justice, may be
demanded. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4. 2 284
how to be tried. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 2 280
Criminal prosecutions, proceedings in cases of...... . . . . . . 295
D.
JDebts against the confederation to be valid. . . . . . . . . . . . 6 1 286
Luties to be laid by Congress, and to be uniform. . . . . . . . 1 8 272
further provision respecting..... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 9 275
can not be laid by the States. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 10 276
on exports prohibited. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 9 275

on imports and exports imposed by States shall
inure to the treasury of the United States. ... 1 10 276

E.

Elections of Senators and Representatives shall be pre-
Scribed by the States. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 4 269

qualifications and returns of members of Con-
gress to be determined by each house...... 1 5 269

Electors of President and Vice President, how chosen, and
their duties. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 1 277
altered (see twelfth amendment). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 296

to vote the same day throughout the United
States. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 l 279

Flectors, no Senator, or Representative, or public officer,
shall serve as. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Fnumeration every ten years.................. e s e e s e
Executive power vested in a President. (see President)....
Exports not to be taxed. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
and imports, States prohibited from laying du-

ties on. . . . . . . . . . . . . . to e o 'o e o os e o e o e o e e o e o 'o e
Ea post facto law, none shall be passed................
prohibited to States....... to e o e - e. e. e. e.
F.
Jones, excessive, prohibited. . . . . . . . . . to e e o e - e. e. e. e. e. e. C - G -
Pugitives from justice to be delivered up. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
from Service may be reclaimed. . . . . . . . . . . © o o
H.
Habeas corpus, writ of can only be suspended in cases of
rebellion or invasion. . . . . . . . . . e e o e o e
House of Representatives. (See Representatives.)
I.
Impeachment to be brought by House of Representa-
tives. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . • - - - - - - - - - - - -
tried by the Senate. . . . . . . . . . . e e o e o e o o o
judgment on. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . © e o 'o
All civil officers liable to. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Importation of slaves, not prohibited till 1808. . . . . . . . . .
- J.
Judges shall hold their offices during good behavior. . . .
their compensation. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Judiciary—tribunals inferior to Supreme Court may be
created. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Judicial power vested in a Supreme Court and courts in-
ferior. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
powers of the judiciary. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

restriction as to suits against a State. . . .
Judicial proceedings of each State are entitled to faith and
credit in every State. . . . . . . . . . . .

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