advice and consent
a phrase in the Constitution (Article II, Section 2) allowing the Senate to restrain presidential powers of appointment and treaty-making.
Advice and consent is an English phrase frequently used in enacting formulae of
bills and in other legal or constitutional contexts. It may describe two situations, ...
advice and consent - Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for
executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and ...
Jul 19, 2005 ... The President . . . shall nominate, and by and with the Advice and Consent of the
Senate, shall appoint Ambassadors, other public Ministers ...
The meaning of the" advice and consent" language in Article II, Section 2. Does
the Constitution contemplate Senate votes based on ideological grounds?
Advice and consent definition, a phrase in the Constitution (Article II, Section 2)
allowing the Senate to restrain presidential powers of appointment and ...
He shall have Power, by and with the Advice and Consent of the Senate, to make
Treaties, provided two thirds of the Senators present concur; and he shall ...
Feb 19, 2016 ... This entire process makes up the “advice and consent” duty of the U.S. Senate. It
is within the discretion of the Senate as to what action, if any, ...
Apr 11, 2014 ... The Senate's constitutional role of “advice and consent” is an essential check on
the president's constitutional power to appoint executive and ...