Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty has also decided to waive its act of war clause
for health, travel, personal accident and life policies bought by those on board flight MH17 in Malaysia, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg.
This restriction comes from the Declare War Clause
, (2) which the Framers understood as shorthand for initiation of war.
2) Congressionalists argue that the original understanding of the Declare War Clause
required Congress to authorize all acts of war, except those in response to a sudden attack.
He qualifies that position at times by analyzing the debate over the declare war clause
, when the framers inserted "declare" for "make" and recognized that the president may "repel sudden attacks.
He examines the meaning of the declare war clause
, the deployment of the armed forces and initiation of hostilities, domestic warrantless surveillance by the National Security Agency, and the detention and trials of suspected terrorists.
I have the premiums automatically paid from my bank account, and I have ensured that my policies do not have war clause
Many insurance policies have a war clause
, under which losses caused as a result of acts of war are excluded from cover.
Resentful at being commanded to make their country's stance known, they reacted angrily against US pressure with most African delegations opposing an automatic war clause
being attached to the British and American proposal.
Yoo acknowledged that "some commentators have read the constitutional text differently," but argued that they were mistaken in their view that the War Clause
(Article I, Section 8) grants to Congress the "sole authority to decide to make war.
The Constitution's Declare War Clause
, however, should not be considered in isolation.
4) These additional words, it is argued, are placed in the War Clause
because the Framers intended that Congress, and Congress alone, have the power to authorize not only "general" or "perfect" war through a formal declaration of war, but also "limited" or "imperfect" war.
As a life insurance provider, we feel a similar sense of duty to honor their service, which is why we do not have any war clause
exclusions in any of our policies.