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27th Amendment - Congressional Pay Limitation
The Twenty-seventh Amendment prohibits any law that increases or decreases the salary of members of the Congress from taking effect until the beginning of the next set of terms of office for Representatives. It is the most recent amendment... More »
Ratified: May 7, 1992
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Twenty-seventh Amendment to the United States Constitution ...

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The Twenty-seventh Amendment (Amendment XXVII) to the United States Constitution prohibits ..... Certification of the 27th Amendment at National Archives Online Public Access; The Unlikely Story of ...

27th Amendment - Kids | Laws.com

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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 pay ...

27th Amendment - constitution | Laws.com

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The 27th Amendment deals with the salary of the members of Congress. It prohibits any law from increasing or decreasing the salary from taking effect and being ...

27th Amendment | Constitution | US Law | LII / Legal Information ...

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Amendment XXVIINo law, varying the compensation for the services of the Senators and Representatives, shall take effect, until an election of Representatives ...

Amendment XXVII Congressional Compensation - National ...

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*Note: The Interactive Constitution is being developed over the course of the next two years. So far, Amendments 1-15 have Interactive content, and we are ...

The 27th Amendment | US House of Representatives: History, Art ...

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The 27th Amendment Image courtesy of Library of Congress James Madison of Virginia served as a Delegate, Representative, and Fourth President of the ...

What is the meaning of the 27th Amendment? | Reference.com

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The 27th Amendment prevents members of Congress from granting themselves a pay raise or other change in compensation without the consent of the ...

27th Amendment - Shmoop

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Shmoop: US Constitution 27th Amendment summary. Analysis of 27th Amendment by PhD and Masters students from Stanford, Harvard, Berkeley.

The enduring teaching of the 27th Amendment - Washington Times

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Dec 12, 2016 ... The Constitution's 27th Amendment — sometimes known as the “Compensation” or “Rip Van Winkle” amendment — reads: “No law, varying ...