Dirksen amendment

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At the opening of the February 4 Judiciary Committee meeting, Everett Dirksen presented a surprise amendment to S. J. Res. 1 that would have essentially gutted the resolution of language laying out specific procedures for handling presidential disability.

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Dirksen, Everett McKinley. "Dirksen amendment." Birch Bayh Senatorial Papers, Modern Political Papers, Indiana University Libraries. Accessed 20 August 2019. http://acsc.lib.udel.edu/items/show/65.

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Dirksen amendment

Subject

Constitutional amendments.
Presidents -- Succession -- United States.

Description

At the opening of the February 4 Judiciary Committee meeting, Everett Dirksen presented a surprise amendment to S. J. Res. 1 that would have essentially gutted the resolution of language laying out specific procedures for handling presidential disability.

Creator

Dirksen, Everett McKinley

Source

Birch Bayh Senatorial Papers, Modern Political Papers, Indiana University Libraries

Publisher

Association of Centers for the Study of Congress

Date

1965

Contributor

Modern Political Papers, Indiana University Libraries

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English

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