edit]. This is a list of the current presidential line of succession, as specified by
the United States Constitution and the Presidential ...
In 1886, however, Congress changed the order of presidential succession,
replacing the president pro tempore and the Speaker with the cabinet officers.
Law of Presidential Succession (1947 amended). * Official Order of Succession
* 1. Vice President 2. Speaker of the House 3. President Pro Tempore of the ...
A discussion of the Constitutional Topic of Presidential Line of Succession. ...
House and President Pro Tem back in the line (but reversed from the 1792 order)
Nov 7, 2011 ... Title V, Section 503 of this act revised the order of presidential succession to
incorporate the Secretary of Homeland Security as 18th in the line, ...
Oct 20, 2013 ... Who's the highest-ranking official in the presidential line of succession in each
A brief history and current process of US presidential succession. ... of the
president's Cabinet now fill out the balance of the order of presidential
Aug 27, 2013 ... Read Fast Facts from CNN about the line of succession for the president and vice
president of the United States.
Sep 17, 2008 ... The order of the line changed once more with another succession act in 1947.
The President pro tempore and Speaker of the House were ...
Selection and Succession of the President. ... becomes Vice President. The line
of succession then goes to the Cabinet members, in the order of their creation.