Amendment XIII (13th Modification – Thraldom and Unconscious Servitude)

Amendment XIII (13th Modification – Thraldom and Unconscious Servitude)

NOTE: It phrase of your own 12th Amendment could have been superseded from the 20th Amendment Part step three.

-Anyone obtaining better number of ballots due to the fact Vice-President, will likely be the latest Vice-President, in the event the such count getting a majority of the complete amount of Electors designated, and in case no body have a majority, next on the one or two high quantity toward listing, the newest Senate shall buy the Vice-President; a quorum with the aim should consist of a few-thirds of your own whole number of Senators, and you will most the whole count will be needed seriously to a choice. However, no body constitutionally ineligible to function from Chairman should qualify to that off Vice-Chairman of your You.

None bondage neither involuntary servitude, except because the a punishment having offense whereof brand new class will enjoys become properly convicted, should exists from inside the Us, otherwise anyplace at the mercy of the jurisdiction. (mais…)