The United States presidential line of succession defines who may become or act
as President of the United States upon the incapacity, death, resignation, ...
According to the Presidential Succession Act of 1792, the Senate president pro
tempore <sup>1</sup> was next in line after the vice president to succeed to the presidency, ...
Jan 24, 2010 ... A discussion of the Constitutional Topic of Presidential Line of Succession.
May 4, 2015 ... The Presidential Line of Succession charts who is to succeed to the presidency in
the event of the death or removal of the incumbent President.
Sep 17, 2008 ... Well, there's this nifty little thing called the line of presidential succession, which
lays out who steps up to become, or act as, President upon the ...
Nov 7, 2011 ... The Succession Act of 1947 (373KB), as amended, and the two ... to incorporate
the Secretary of Homeland Security as 18th in the line, ...
Early in that new Congress, on February 20, 1792, the Senate passed the
Presidential Succession Act, placing in line of succession its president pro
Aug 24, 2015 ... If some form of attack or natural disaster occurs against the President that would
also take out the others in the line of succession, the ...
Jan 30, 2011 ... The Secretary of Agriculture or Transportation or whichever - the previous Acting
President - would no longer be in the line of succession, ...
The line of succession is prescribed in the Constitution. It was updated in
Presidential Succession Act of 1792, then again in 1886 when there had been