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Preamble

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2

Bicameral Congress

Article 1
Section 1

3

Membership of the House

Article 1
Section 2

4

Power to Impeach

Article 1
Section 2

5

Membership of the Senate

Article 1
Section 3

6

Power to try impeachments

Article 1
Section 3

7

Laws governing elections

Article 1
Section 4

8

Roles of Congress

Article 1
Section 5

9

Salaries and immunities of members of Congress

Article 1
Section 6

10

Bar on members of Congress holding federal appointive office

Article 1
Section 6

11

Money bills originate in House

Article 1
Section 7

12

Procedure for enacting laws

Article 1
Section 7

13

Veto power

Article 1
Section 7

14

Powers of Congress

Article 1
Section 8

15

"Necessary and proper clause"

Article 1
Section 8

16

Powers of Congress

Taxes
Borrowing
Regulation of commerce
Naturalization
Bankruptcy
Money
Counterfeiting
Post office
Patents
Create courts
Punish piracies
Declare war
Create army and navy
Call the militia
Govern DC

17

Restrictions on powers of Congress

Article 1
Section 9

18

Slave trade

Article 1
Section 9

19

Habeas corpus

Article 1
Section 9

20

No bill of attainder or ex post facto law

Article 1
Section 9

21

No interstate tariffs

Article 1
Section 9

22

No preferential treatment for some states

Article 1
Section 9

23

Appropriations

Article 1
Section 9

24

No titles of nobility

Article 1
Section 9

25

Restrictions on powers of states

Article 1
Section 10

26

Office of president

Article 2
Section 1

27

Election of president

Article 2
Section 1

28

Requirements to be president

Article 2
Section 1

29

Compensation of president

Article 2
Section 1

30

Powers of president

Article 2
Section 2

31

Pardons

Article 2
Section 2

32

Treaties and appointments

Article 2
Section 2

33

Relations of president with Congress

Article 2
Section 3

34

Impeachment

Article 2
Section 4

35

Federal courts

Article 3
Section 1

36

Jurisdiction of courts

Article 3
Section 2

37

Original jurisdiction of courts

Article 3
Section 2

38

Appellate jurisdiction of courts

Article 3
Section 2

39

Treason

Article 3
Section 3

40

Full faith and credit

Article 4
Section 1

41

Privileges and immunities

Article 4
Section 2

42

Extradition

Article 4
Section 2

43

Creation of new states

Article 4
Section 3

44

Government territories

Article 4
Section 3

45

Protection of states

Article 4
Section 4

46

Amending the Constitution

Article 5

47

Assumption of debts of Confederation

Article 6

48

Supremacy of federal laws and treaties

Article 6

49

No religious test

Article 6

50

Ratification procedure

Article 7

51

Freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly

1st amendment

52

Right to bears arms

2nd amendment

53

Quartering troops in private homes

3rd amendment

54

Prohibition against unreasonable search and seizure

4th amendment

55

Right when accused
Due process clause

5th amendment

56

Rights when on trial

6th amendment

57

Common law suits
Right to jury

7th amendment

58

Bail

8th amendment

59

Unenumerated rights protected

9th amendment

60

Powers reserved for states

10th amendment

61

Limits on suits against states

11th amendment

62

Revision of electoral college process

12th amendment

63

Slavery prohibited

13th amendment
Section 1

64

Slaves made citizens

14th amendment
Section 1

65

Due process clause applied to states

14th amendment
Section 1

66

Equal protection clause

14th amendment
Section 1

67

Deduction in congressional representation for states denying adult males the right to vote

14th amendment
Section 2

68

Southern rebels denied federal office

14th amendment
Section 3

69

Rebel debts repudiated

14th amendment
Section 4

70

Blacks given right to vote

15th amendment
Section 1

71

Authoritizes federal income tax

16th amendment

72

Requires popular election of senators

17th amendment

73

Prohibits manufacture and sale of liquor

18th amendment
Section 1

74

Right to vote for women

19th amendment

75

Federal terms of office to begin in January

20th amendment
Section 1

76

Emergency president succession

20th amendment
Section 3

77

Repeals prohibition

21st amendment
Section 1

78

2 Term limit for presidents

22nd amendment
Section 1

79

Right to vote for president in DC

23rd amendment
Section 1

80

Prohibits poll taxes in federal elections

24th amendment
Section 1

81

Presidential disability and succession

25th amendment

82

Voting age lowered to 18

26th amendment
Section 1

83

Congressional pay raises

27th amendment

84

No cruel and unusual punishment

8th amendment