The Twenty-seventh Amendment (Amendment XXVII) to the United States
Constitution prohibits ..... recognizing ratification: S.Con.Res. 120 · H.Con.Res.
320 · Certification of the 27th A...
The 27th amendment is unique in that it took nearly 200 years since it was
proposed to actually be ratified by the states. The 27th amendment deals with
Amendment XXVIINo law, varying the compensation for the services of the
Senators and Representatives, shall take effect, until an election of
The 27th Amendment prevents members of Congress from granting themselves a
pay raise or other change in compensation without the consent of the ...
Shmoop: US Constitution 27th Amendment summary. Analysis of 27th
Amendment by PhD and Masters students from Stanford, Harvard, Berkeley.
May 7, 2012 ... The 27th Amendment requires that no change in compensation for a
Representative or a Senator "shall take effect, until an election of ...
The 27th Amendment Image courtesy of Library of Congress James Madison of
Virginia served as a Delegate, Representative, and Fourth President of the ...
Twenty-Seventh Amendment. The Twenty-seventh Amendment to the U.S.
Constitution reads: No law, varying the compensation for the services of Senators
Notes on The 27th Amendment. The date of September 25, 1789, is correct. The
amendment was initially ratified by 6 states (MD, NC, SC, DE, VT, VA), and the ...
Sep 19, 2013 ... The 27th and final amendment to the U.S. Constitution—the amendment dealing
with changes to congressional compensation—was first ...