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The Twenty-seventh Amendment (Amendment XXVII) to the United States Constitution prohibits ..... Jump up to: Michaelis, Laura (May 23, 1992). "Both Chambers Rush to Accept 27th Amendment on Sal...

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 ...

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 ...

27th Amendment or Bust - The American Prospect

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May 30, 2012 ... How the newest amendment to the Constitution was ratified, and why it's ... 27th and most recent Amendment to the United States Constitution.

The Constitution of the United States: Amendment 27

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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 ...

The 27th Amendment's 200-Year Wait | Mental Floss

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Sep 19, 2013 ... The 27th and final amendment to the U.S. Constitution—the amendment dealing with changes to congressional compensation—was first ...

27th Amendment legal definition of 27th Amendment

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Twenty-Seventh Amendment. The Twenty-seventh Amendment to the U.S. Constitution reads: No law, varying the compensation for the services of Senators and ...

27th Amendment Ratified May 7, 1992 | GW Law Library

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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 ...

Twenty-Seventh Amendment - U.S. Constitution - FindLaw

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27th Amendment Annotations. Regulating Congressional Pay. Referred to the state legislatures at the same time as those proposals that eventually became the  ...

27th Amendment Constitution | Video | C-SPAN.org

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May 19, 1992 ... Members of the House of Representatives debated H.Con.Res. 320, legislation concerning the 27th amendment to the Constitution.

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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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Amendment XXVII - National Constitution Center

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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 ...

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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 ...

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 ...