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
Presidential Succession Act of 1947. United States Statutes at Large, 1947, pp.
380-381. AN ACT To provide for the performance of the duties of the office of ...
(c) An individual acting as President under subsection (a) or subsection (b) of this
section shall continue to act until the expiration of the then current Presidential ...
On this day in 1947, President Harry S. Truman signs the Presidential
Succession Act. This act revised an older succession act that was passed in 1792
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 ... There has been renewed interest in the line of presidential succession.
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, ...