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THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA



Amendment XVII



The Senate of the United States shall be composed of two Senators from each State, elected by the people thereof, for six years; and each Senator shall have one vote. The electors in each State shall have the qualifications requisite for electors of the most numerous branch of the State legislatures.

When vacancies happen in the representation of any State in the Senate, the executive authority of such State shall issue writs of election to fill such vacancies: Provided, That the legislature of any State may empower the executive thereof to make temporary appointments until the people fill the vacancies by election as the legislature may direct.

This amendment shall not be so construed as to affect the election or term of any Senator chosen before it becomes valid as part of the Constitution.





Preamble

Article I: Section 1 Section 2 Section 3 Section 4 Section 5
Section 6 Section 7 Section 8 Section 9 Section 10
Article II: Section 1 Section 2 Section 3 Section 4
Article III: Section 1 Section 2 Section 3
Article IV: Section 1 Section 2 Section 3 Section 4
Article V
Article VI
Article VII

Amendments:


Amendment I
Amendment II
Amendment III
Amendment IV
Amendment V
Amendment VI
Amendment VII
Amendment VIII
Amendment IX
Amendment X
Amendment XI
Amendment XII
Amendment XIII
Amendment XIV
Amendment XV
Amendment XVI
Amendment XVII
Amendment XVIII
Amendment XIX
Amendment XX
Amendment XXI
Amendment XXII
Amendment XXIII
Amendment XXIV
Amendment XXV
Amendment XXVI
Amendment XXVII



































































































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