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thirds of the Senate and House of Representatives, according to the rules and limi
tations prescribed in the case of a bill. See bills...
strued to deny or disparage others retained by the people..
in which they originated...
laws unless Congress adjourn.
the Senate may propose, or concur with, amendments, as on other bills.
ports of one State over those of another.
to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances...
the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed. ..
and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated ; and no
particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to he seized
Right of trial by jury. In suits at common law, where the value in controversy shall exceed
twenty dollars, the right of trial by jury shall be preserved, and no fact tried by a jury shall be otherwise re-examined in any court of the United States, than accord
ing to the rules of the common law.
ventors for a limited time.
without the consent of the owner, nor in time of war, but in a manner to be pre
scribed by law...
or disparage others retained by the people.
land and water...
regulation of the land and naval forces.
court of the U. S., than according to the rules of the common law....
ered up, &c.
useful arts, by securing, for limited times, to authors and inventors the exclusive
right to their respective writings and discoveries. Searches and seizures. The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers,
and effects against unreasonable searches and seizures shall not be violated, and no warrant shall issue but upon probable cause, supported by oath or affirmation, and
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particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be
seized. Seat of Government. Neither House, during the session of Congress, shall, without the con
sent of the other, adjourn for more than three days, nor to any other place than that
in which the two Houses shall be sitting...
whatsoever, over such district (not exceeding ten miles square) as may, by cession
for the erection of forts, magazines, arsenals, dock-yards, and other needful buildings
President shall be transmitted, sealed, to the seat of the Government of the U. S.,
directed to the President of the Senate.. Seats of Senators. Terms at which the seats of the several classes of Senators shall be
vacated.... Secrecy. Each House of Congress shall keep a journal of its proceedings, and from time to
time publish the same, excepting such parts as may in their judgment require secrecy Secure the blessings of liberty. The Constitution established to secure the blessings of liberty
to ourselves, and our posterity, &c.. Secure. The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects,
against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated.. Securities. Congress shall have power to provide for the punishment of counterfeiting the
securities and current coin of the United States.... Security of a free State. 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.........
Seizures. The right of the people to be secure against unreasonable seizures shall not be vio
lated. (See Searches). Senate and House of Representatives. The Congress of the U. S. shall consist of a Senate
and House of Representatives. Senate and House of Representatives. (See Congress.) Lo Senate. The Senate shall be composed of two Senators from each State, chosen by thc legis
lature for six years, and each Senator shall have one vote.. Senate. The Vice President of the United States shall be President of the Senate, but shall
have no vote unless they be equally divided.. Senate. The Senate shall choose their other officers, and also a President pro tempore, in the
absence of the Vice President, or when he shall exercise the office of President of
the United States.. Senate. The Senate shall have the sole power to try all impeachments: when sitting for that
purpose, they shall be on oath or affirmation. When the President of the United States is tried, the Chief Justice shall preside; and no person shall be convicted
without the concurrence of two-thirds of the members present. Şenate. The judgment of the Senate, in cases of impeachment, shall not extend further than
to removal from office, and disqualification to hold and enjoy any office of honor, trust, or profit under the U. S., but the party convicted shall, nevertheless, be liable
and subject to indictment, trial, judgment, and punishment, according to law. Senate of the United States. The Senate shall be the judge of the elections, returns, and qual
ifications of its own members; a majority shall constitute a quorum to do business, but a smaller number may adjourn from day to day, and may be authorized to compel the attendance of absent members, in such manner, and under such penalties, as
that House may provide.... Senate. The Senate may determine the rules of its proceedings, punish its members for dis
orderly behavior, and, with the concurrence of two-thirds, expel a member. Scnate. The Senate shall keep a journal of its proceedings, and from time to time publish
the same, excepting such parts as may, in their judgment require secrecy; and the
the action of one
Art. sec. cl. page. yeas and nays of the members, on any question, shall, at the desire of one-fifth of those present, be entered on the Journal.
1 5 3 5 Senate. The Senate shall not, during the session of Congress, without the consent of the
House of Representatives, adjourn for more than three days, nor to any other place than that in which the two Houses shall be sitting.
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nating in either House of Congress, shall be presented to the President of the U. S.
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to make treaties, provided two-thirds of the Senators present concur; and he shall
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recess of the Senate, by granting commissions which shall expire at the end of their
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21 Senate. The lists of votes of electors of President and Vice President shall be directed to the President of the Senate, ..
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