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tried, the Chief Justice shall preside; and no person shall be convicted
without the concur-
rence of two-thirds of the members present.
  Judgment in cases of impeachment shall not extend further than to removal
from office,
  and disqualification to hold and enjoy any office of honor, trust or profit
under the United
  States; but the party convicted shall, nevertheless, be liable and subject
to indictment, trial,
  judgment and punishment, according to law.
  SECTIoN 4. The times, places, and manner of holding elections for Senators
and Repre-
  sentatives shall be prescribed in each State by the legislature thereof;
but the Congress may
  at any time by law make or alter such regulations, except as to the places
of choosing
  The Congress shall assemble at least once in every year, and such meeting
shall be on the
  first Monday in December, unless they shall by law appoint a different
  SECTION 5. Each house shall be the judge of the elections, returns, and
qualifications of
its own members, and a majority of each shall constitute a quorum to do business;
but a
smaller number may adjourn from day to day, and may be authorized to compel
the attend-
ance of absent members, in such manner and under such penalties, as each
house may
  Each house may determine the rules of its proceedings, punish its members
for disorderly
behavior, and with the concurrence of two-thirds, expel a member.
  Each house shall keep a journal of its proceedings, and from time to time
publish the
same, excepting such parts as may in their judgment require secrecy, and
the yeas and nays
of the members of either house on any question shall, at the desire of one-fifth
of those
present, be entered on the journal.
  Neither house, during the session of Congress, shall, without the consent
of the other,
adjourn for more than three days, nor to any other place than that in which
the two houses
shall be sitting.
  SECTIoN 6. The Senators and Representatives shall receive a compensation
for their serv-
ices, to be ascertained by law, and paid out of the Treasury of the United
States. They
shall, in all cases except treason, felony and breach of the peace, be privileged
from arrest
during their attendance at the session of their respective houses, and in
going to and return-
ing from the same; and for any speech or debate in either house, they shall
not be ques-
tioned in any other place.
  No Senator or Representative shall, during the time for which he was elected,
be ap-
pointed to any civil office under the authority of the United States, which
shall have been
created, or the emoluments whereof shall have been increased during such
time; and no
person holding any office under the United States shall be a member of either
house during
his continuance in office.
  SECTIoN 7. All bills for raising revenue shall originate in the House of
but the Senate may propose or concur with amendments as on other bills.
  Every bill which shall have passed the House of Representatives and the
Senate, shall,
before it becomes a law, be presented to the President of the United States;
if he approve
he shall sign it, but if not he shall return it, with his objections to that
house in which it
shall have originated, who shall enter the objections at large on their journal,
and proceed
vo reconsider it. If after such reconsideration two-thirds of that house
shall agree to pass
the bill, it shall be sent, together with the objections, to the other house,
by which it shall
likewise be reconsidered, and if approved by two-thirds of that house it
shall become a law.
But in all cases the votes of both houses shall be determined by yeas and
nays, andthe
names of the persons voting for and against the bill shall be entered on
the journal of each
house respectively. If any bill shall not be returned by the President within
ten days (Sun-
days excepted) after it shall have been presented to him, the same shall
be a law, in like
manner as if he had signed it, unless Congress by their adjourment prevents
its return, in
which case it shall not be a law.
  Every order, resolution or vote to which the concurrence of the Senate
and House of
Representatives may be necessary (except on a question of adjournment) shall
be presented
to the President of the United States; and before the same shall take effect,
shall be ap-
proved by him, or, being disapproved by him, shall be repassed by two-thirds
of the Senate
and House of Representatives, according to the rules and limitations prescribed
in the case
of a bill.
  SECrioN 8. The Congress shall have power to lay and collect taxes, duties,
imposts and
excises, to pay the debts and provide for the common defense and general
welfare of the
United States; but all duties, imposts and excises shall be uniform throughout
the United
  To borrow money on the credit of the United States;