Presidential Succession Act 1947 (original version) ... from the 1792 Act, placing
the Speaker of the ...
On July 18, 1947, President Harry Truman signed the Presidential Succession
Act. The original act of 1792 had placed the Senate president pro tempore and ...
The Presidential Succession Act of 1947, signed by President Harry Truman,
changed the order again to what it is today. The cabinet members are ordered in
Following World War II , a new Presidential Succession Act of 1947 was passed,
which placed the Speaker of the House and the President Pro Tempore of the ...
Jul 18, 2016 ... On this day in 1947, President Harry S. Truman signed the Presidential
Succession Act, which remains the law of the land. In 1792, Congress ...
The Presidential Succession Act of 1947 identifies the Speaker of the House and
the Senate President pro tempore as the second and third successors to the ...
Feb 19, 2016 ... Congress passes presidential succession act: Feb. ... revised in 1947, when
Congress inserted the speaker and Senate president pro tempore, ...
Jan 1, 1995 ... current presidential succession statute, which places the Speaker of the .... (1969
); Ruth C. Silva, The Presidential Succession Act of 1947, ...
Under the. Presidential Succession Act of 1947, the Speaker of the House and
the. Senate President pro tempore follow respectively when the President and.
Jul 18, 2015 ... On this day in history, President Harry Truman signed into law an act clarifying
the order of succession in the event of the death of a sitting ...