The United States Constitution

Author: J. Vile
Publisher: Springer
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This book examines the U.S. Constitution by focusing on its origins in Western political thought and its organization and subsequent amendments.

Congressional Series Of United States Public Documents

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From this they knew that there were two prevalent modes of amending or
reforming a State constitution : one by presenting propositions, for a change, to
the people through a convention, and the, other by presenting the propositions
through the legislature, each of which had its advantages and disadvantages. ...
They had, therefore, every reason to suppose that in the article which they should
adopt upon this subject they were making a choice, which was final and
conclusive.

Constitutionalism

Author: Merkaz ha-Yerushalmi le-ʻinyene tsibur u-medinah
Publisher: University Press of America
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Designing the Federal Constitution In the American system, the constitutional
convention that met in Philadelphia two hundred years ago came largely as a
result of a failed strategy to accomplish desired change through the normal ...
months, from May 25, 1787 to September 17, 1787, and resulted in a document
that in one sense, though a bundle of compromises, was in another sense
something of a miracle, that individuals who had been and continued to be
politicians seeking to ...

The Miscellaneous Documents Of The Senate Of The United States For The Second Session Of The Forty Third Congress And Special Session Of The Senate In Two Volumes

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From this they knew that there were two prevalent modes of amending or
reforming a State constitution: one by presenting propositions, tor a change, to ;
be people through a convention, and the other by presenting the propositions
through the legislature, each of which had its advantages and disadvantages. ...
They had, therefore, every reason to suppose that in the article which they should
adopt upon this subject, they were making a choice which was final and
conclusive.

The U S Constitution And Related Documents

Author: Stephen Brennan
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 1616083468
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(The following clause superseded by the 12th Amendment) The electors shall
meet in their respective states, and vote by ballot for two persons, of whom one at
least shall not be an inhabitant of the same state with themselves. And they shall
make a list of all the persons voted for, and of the number of votes for each; which
list they shall sign and certify, and transmit sealed to the seat of the government
of the United States, directed to the President of the Senate. The President of the
 ...

Leveled Texts United States Constitution

Author: Debra J. Housel
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ISBN: 1425870198
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Constitution. Men from the 13 colonies held a meeting in 1787. The meeting was
called the Continental Congress. They wrote an important document. It is the
Constitution of the United States of America. The Constitution lays out a plan for
the ... One is the Senate. The other is the House of Representatives (rep‐ri‐ZEN‐
tuh‐tivz). Each state has two senators. There are 100 senators total. In the House
of Representatives, the number of representatives from each state is based on
how ...

The Rule Of Law In Japan

Author: Carl F. Goodman
Publisher: Kluwer Law International
ISBN: 9041189033
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This was a choice made by the United States, not a situation thrust upon the new
government. It was a ... Indeed, law is what binds the now 50 states together as
one country. ... contains all of the elements that the common law typically requires
of a contract — the document itself is an offer that only has binding effect when it
is accepted ("the Ratification of the Conventions of nine States, shall be sufficient
for the Establishment of this Constitution between the States so ratifying the
Same.

The Debates And Proceedings In The Congress Of The United States With An Appendix Containing Important State Papers And Public Documents And All The Laws Of A Public Nature With A Copious Index First To Eighteenth Congress First Session Comprising The Period From March 3 1789 To May 27 1824 Inclusive Comp From Authentic Materials

Author: United States. Congress
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The committee'submit the following resolutions : Resolved, by the Senate and
House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress
assembled, That the President of the United States be requested, (if the consent
of the ... The report is as follows: That the constitution of Maryland directs that the
elections shall be by ballot; that every free white male citizen of the State, above
twenty-one years of age, and no other, having resided twelve months within the
State, and six ...

The Debates And Proceedings In The Congress Of The United States

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With an Appendix, Containing Important State Papers and Public Documents,
and All the Laws of a Public Nature; with a Copious Index United States.
Congress. H. OF R. Amendment to the Constitution. October, 1803. ber of
persons from whom a choice should be made. If adopted, it will give the House of
Representatives a right to vote for 176 persons, as no candidate might have more
than one vote. Mr. Nicholson believed the proposition of the select committee
would reduce them ...

Documents Printed By Order Of The Legislature Of The State Of Maine During Its Session 1835 1849

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And they shall make a list of all the persons voted for, and the number of votes for
each; which they will sign and certify, and transmit, sealed, to the seat of the
government of the United States, directed to the President of the Senate. The
President of ... States, the representation from each State having one vote: a
quorum for this purpose shall consist of a member or members from twothirds of
the States, and a majority of all the States shall be necessary to a choice. In every
case, after ...