This is the complete list of the ratified and unratified amendments to the United States Constitution which received the approval of the United States Congress. Twenty-seven amendments have been ratified since the original signing of the Constitution, the first ten of which are known collectively as the Bill of Rights. The procedure for amending the United States Constitution is governed by Article V of the original text. There have been many other proposals for amendments to the United States C…
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Repeals the Eighteenth Amendment and prohibits violations of state laws regarding alcohol.
Limits the president to two terms, or a maximum of 10 years (i.e., if a Vice President serves not more than one half of a President's term, he or she can be elected to a further two terms)
Provides for representation of Washington, D.C. in the Electoral College
Prohibits the revocation of voting rights due to the non-payment of poll taxes
Codifies the Tyler Precedent; defines the process of presidential succession
Establishes the right to vote for those age 18 years or older.
Prevents laws affecting Congressional salary from taking effect until the beginning of the next session of Congress