Amendments to the U.S. Constitution

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DescriptionNumberYear Ratified
Federal recognition of women's suffrage
Variance of congressional compensation
Interdiction of unreasonable searches and seizures; search warrant is required to search persons or property
Direct election of senators
Prohibition of alcohol
Defines citizenship and deals with post-Civil-War issues
Representation of Washington, D.C. in the Electoral College
Repeals the Eighteenth Amendment
Abolishes slavery and involuntary servitude, except as punishment for a crime
Limits the president to two terms.
Freedom of religion, of speech, of the press, to assemble, and to petition
Limits the powers of the federal government to only those specifically granted to it by the constitution
Rights to a fair and speedy public trial, to notice of accusations, to confront the accuser, to subpoenas, to counsel
Enumerates the right to keep and bear arms
DescriptionNumberYear Ratified
Indictments; due process; self-incrimination; double jeopardy, and rules for eminent domain.
No quartering of soldiers in private houses during peacetime.
Allows federal income tax
No excessive bail or fines, or cruel and unusual punishment
Term commencements for Congress (January 3) and the President (January 20)
Voting age nationally established at 18
Immunity of states from suits from out-of-state citizens and foreigners not living within the state borders. Lays the foundation for sovereign immunity
Presidential succession
Right to trial by jury in civil cases
Revises presidential election procedures
Prohibition of the restriction of voting rights due to the non-payment of poll taxes
Unenumerated rights
Prohibits the denial of suffrage based on race, color, or previous condition of servitude

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