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Rebellion. The privilege of the writ of habeas corpus shall not be suspended, unless when,

in cases of rebellion or invasion, the public safety may require it. Receipts and expenditures. A regular statement and account of the receipts and expenditures

of all public money shall be published from time to time. Recess of the Senate. The President shall have power to fill up all vacancies that may hap.

pen during the recess of the Senate, by granting commissions, which shall expire at

the end of their next session.
Recommend to Congress. The President shall from time to time recommend to the consider-

ation of Congress such measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient......
Reconsidered. Bills returned with objections by the President of the United States to be re-

considered by the two Houses of Congress, and if approved by two-thirds of both

Houses, shall become a law...
Reconsidered. Any order, resolution, or vote, returned with objections by the President, may

be reconsidered, and repassed by two-thirds of both Houses..
Records. Full faith and credit shall be given in each State to the public acts, records, and ju-

dicial proceedings, of every other State ; and the Congress may, by general laws,
prescribe the manner in which such acts, records, and proceedings, shall be proved,

and the effect thereof.
Redress of grievances. Congress shall make no law abridging the right of the people peacea-

bly to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.
Reed, deputy from Delaware, signed this Constitution. George.
Regulation. No person held to service or labor, escaping into another State, shall, in conse-

quence of any law or regulation of such State, be discharged from such service or

labor...
Regulations for the election of Senators and Representatives. (See Senators.)
Regulations. The Supreme Court shall have appellate jurisdiction in certain cases, both as to

law and fact, with such exceptions, and under such regulations, as the Congress shall make..

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Regulations. The Congress shall have power to dispose of, and make, all needful rules and

regulation srespecting the territory other property belonging to the United States. Religion. Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting

the free exercise thereof..
Religious test. No religious test shall ever be required as a qualification to any office or pub-

lic trust under the United States. .
Removal. Judgment, 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, un

der the United States.
Removal. In case of the removal of the President from office, it shall devolve on the Vice

President.
Removal. In case of removal, both of the President and Vice President, the Congress may by

law provide, declaring what officer shall then act as President.
Removed from office. All civil officers of the United States shall be removed from office on

impeachment for, and conviction of, treason, bribery, or other high crimes and mis

demeanors..
Representation. When vacancies happen in the representation from any State, the executive

thereof shall issue writs of election to fill them....... ...........
Representative. No person shall be a Representative unless 25 years old, been 7 years a citi-

zen U.S., and, when elected, an inhabitant of the same State. Representative numbers include all free persons, those bound to service for a term of years, In

dians taxed, and three-fifths of all other persons, (slaves,) all to be enumerated every

ten years, &c..
Representative. No Senator or—shall, during the time for which he was elected, be appointed

to any civil office under the authority of the U. States, which shall have been cre-
ated, or the emoluments whereof shall have been increased during such time; and no

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person holding any office under the United States shall be a member of either House

during his continuance in office... Representative. No Representative shall be appointed an elector of President or Vice Presi

dent of the United States..
Representatives. Congress shall consist of a Senate and House of Representatives..
Representatives. Members of the House of Representatives to be chosen every second year

by the people.....
Representatives in Congress. Qualifications of electors of Representatives in Congress the

same as for electors of the most numerous Branch of the State Legislature....
Representatives and direct taxes to be apportioned among the States according to their respective

numbers.......
Representatives shall not exceed one for every 30,000, but each State shall have at least one

representative. The.....
Representatives allowed in first Congress were-

To New Hampshire..
Massachusetts

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Rhode Island and Providence Plantations.

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Connecticut..

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New York...

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New Jersey

4.
Pennsylvania

8.
Delaware..
Maryland.

6.
Virginia.

10. North Carolina..

5. South Carolina.

5. Georgia..

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-65. Representatives. The House of Representatives shall choose their Speaker and other officers

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Representatives. The House of Representatives shall have the sole power of impeachment..
Representatives. The times, places, and manner of holding elections for Senators and Repre-

sentatives shall be prescribed in each State by the Legislature thereof; but the Con-
gress may, at any time, by law, make or alter such regulations, except as to the places

of choosing Senators.
Representatives. The House of-

Shall be the judge of the elections, returns, and qualifications of its own members..
A majority thereof 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.. May determine the rules of its proceedings, punish its members for disorderly be

havior, and, with the concurrence of two-thirds, expel a member.. Shall keep a journal of its proceedings, and from time to time publish the same, ex

cepting such parts as may, in their judgment, require secrecy; and the yeas and nays of the members on any question shall, at the desire of one-fifth of those

present, be entered on the Journal... Shall not, during the session of Congress, without the consent of the Senate, adjourn

for more than three days, nor to any other place than that in which the two

Houses shall be sitting..
Representatives. The Senators and

Shall receive a compensation for their services, to be ascertained by law, and paid

out of the Treasury of the United States. ...
They shall, in all cases except treason, felony, and breach of the peace, be privi-

leged from arrest during their attendance at the session of their respective
Houses, and in going to and returning from the same; and for any speech or

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Representatives. All bills for raising revenue shall originate in the House of Representatives;

but the Senate may propose, or concur with, amendments, as on other bills. 1 1 1 Representatives. Every bill, order, resolution, or vote, (except on a question of adjournment,)

originating in either House of Congress, shall be presented to the President of the United States. For proceedings see bill-resolution...

1 7 2to3 7 Representatives in Congress, and members of State Legislatures, shall be bound by oath or affirmation, to support this Constitution.

6 @ 3 22 Reprieves. The President shall have power to grant reprieves..

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

1 8 11 Reprisal. No State shall grant letters of marque and reprisal.

1 10 1 12 Republican. The United States shall guaranty to every State in this Union a republican form of government. .....

4 4 1 24 Reserved rights. See retained rights.

9th amend. 28 Reserved powers. The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor

prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively or to the people 10th amend. 28
Reserving to the States. Congress shall have power to provide for organizing, arming, and

disciplining the militia, and governing such part as may be in the service of the
United States, reserving to the States the appointment of the officers, and the author-

ity of training the militia according to the discipline prescribed by Congress... 1 8 16 9
Residence of 14 years within the U. S. requisite in eligibility of a person to the office of Presi-
dent or Vice President U.S..

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Resignation. Vacancies by resignation of Senators may be filled by the Executive of a State
in recess of Legislature..

1 3 2 3 Resignation. In case of the resignation of the President, the office shall devolve on the Vice President, &c....

2 1 5 14 Resolution. Every order, resolution, or vote, to which the concurrence of the Senate and House of Representatives may be necessary, (except on a question of adjournment,)

a shall be presented to the President of the U. s., and before the same shall take effect, shall be approved by him, or, being disapproved by him, shall be repassed by two

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