Amendments to the United States Constitution

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  • Eighteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Eighteenth Amendment (Amendment XVIII) of the United States Constitution effectively established the prohibition of alcoholic beverages in the United States by declaring the production, transport, and sale of alcohol (though not the consumption or private possession) illegal.
  • Eighth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Eighth Amendment (Amendment VIII) to the United States Constitution is the part of the United States Bill of Rights (ratified December 15, 1791) prohibiting the federal government from imposing excessive bail, excessive fines, or cruel and unusual punishment.
  • Fifteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Fifteenth Amendment (Amendment XV) to the United States Constitution prohibits the federal and state governments from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's "race, color, or previous condition of servitude.
  • Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Fifth Amendment (Amendment V) to the United States Constitution is part of the Bill of Rights and protects a person from being compelled to be a witness against himself in a criminal case.
  • Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Fourth Amendment (Amendment IV) to the United States Constitution prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures and requires any warrant to be judicially sanctioned and supported by probable cause.
  • Ninth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Ninth Amendment (Amendment IX) to the United States Constitution addresses rights, retained by the people, that are not specifically enumerated in the Constitution.
  • Seventh Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Seventh Amendment (Amendment VII) to the United States Constitution is part of the Bill of Rights.
  • Sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Sixth Amendment (Amendment VI) to the United States Constitution is the part of the United States Bill of Rights that sets forth rights related to criminal prosecutions.
  • Tenth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Tenth Amendment (Amendment X) to the United States Constitution, which is part of the Bill of Rights, was ratified on December 15, 1791.
  • Third Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Third Amendment (Amendment III) to the United States Constitution places restrictions on the quartering of soldiers in private homes without the owner's consent, forbidding the practice in peacetime.
  • Twenty-second Amendment to the United States Constitution
    ("Twenty-second Amendment" redirects here. For other uses, see Twenty-second Amendment (disambiguation).) The Twenty-second Amendment (Amendment XXII) of the United States Constitution sets a term limit for election and overall time of service to the office of President of the United States.
  • Eleventh Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Eleventh Amendment (Amendment XI) to the United States Constitution, which was passed by Congress on March 4, 1794, and ratified by the states on February 7, 1795, deals with each state's sovereign immunity and was adopted to overrule the U.
  • Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Fourteenth Amendment (Amendment XIV) to the United States Constitution was adopted on July 9, 1868, as one of the Reconstruction Amendments.
  • Seventeenth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Seventeenth Amendment (Amendment XVII) to the United States Constitution established the popular election of United States Senators by the people of the states.
  • Sixteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Sixteenth Amendment (Amendment XVI) to the United States Constitution allows the Congress to levy an income tax without apportioning it among the states or basing it on the United States Census.
  • Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Thirteenth Amendment (Amendment XIII) to the United States Constitution abolished slavery and involuntary servitude, except as punishment for a crime.
  • Twenty-fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Twenty-fourth Amendment (Amendment XXIV) of the United States Constitution prohibits both Congress and the states from conditioning the right to vote in federal elections on payment of a poll tax or other types of tax.
  • Twelfth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Twelfth Amendment (Amendment XII) to the United States Constitution provides the procedure for electing the President and Vice President.
  • Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Twenty-first Amendment (Amendment XXI) to the United States Constitution repealed the Eighteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which had mandated nationwide Prohibition on alcohol on January 17, 1920.
  • Twenty-sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Twenty-sixth Amendment (Amendment XXVI) to the United States Constitution prohibits the states and the federal government from using age as a reason for denying the right to vote to citizens of the United States who are at least eighteen years old.
  • Twenty-third Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Twenty-third Amendment (Amendment XXIII) to the United States Constitution extends the right to vote in the presidential election to citizens residing in the District of Columbia by granting the District electors in the Electoral College, as if it were a state.
  • United States Bill of Rights
    The Bill of Rights is the collective name for the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution.
  • Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Nineteenth Amendment (Amendment XIX) to the United States Constitution prohibits any United States citizen from being denied the right to vote on the basis of sex.
  • Twenty-fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution
    The Twenty-fifth Amendment (Amendment XXV) to the United States Constitution deals with succession to the Presidency and establishes procedures both for filling a vacancy in the office of the Vice President, as well as responding to Presidential disabilities.