Next came perhaps the most egregious action: the adoption of the 14th Amendment
In response, James Madison and other supporters of the Constitution--the Federalists--promised that they would propose a set of constitutional amendments
in the first session of Congress to address these concerns.
The precise wording of Blaine amendments
varies from state to state, but they are all fairly explicit in barring aid to religious schools.
Both the Fifth and the Fourteenth Amendments
protect individuals from the denial of "life, liberty, or property, without due process of law.
97-41, 98-14, 99-23, 2000-20 and 2000-27 extended the "remedial amendment
period" for the GUST amendments
for nongovernmental plans until the last day of the first plan year beginning after 2000.
The Federal Reserve Board announced on April 19, 2005, amendments
to appendix A of Regulation CC (Availability of Funds and Collection of Checks) that reflect the restructuring of the Federal Reserve's check-processing operations in the Tenth and Twelfth Districts.
Appeals courts have rejected challenges to gun control based on the Fifth, Eighth, Ninth, 10th, and 14th amendments
Throughout 2004, James Dobson of Focus on the Family, TV preacher Jerry Falwell and a host of other Religious Right honchos, working in a coalition called the Arlington Group, led the drive for passage of anti-gay constitutional amendments
There should be no place in our Constitution for negative amendments
, such as the one Bush proposes, which will put discrimination into that sacred document.
A spokesman referred to a policy statement that says the administration ``strongly opposes'' any amendments
that are not directly related to ongoing military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Social Security amendments
lift the ban on payments to public long-term care institutions; also permit direct government "vendor" payments to providers and require state licensure programs for nursing homes.
On Friday, August 7, 1998, President Clinton signed into law the Workforce Investment Act, which includes the 1998 Amendments
to the Rehabilitation Act (the Act) and reauthorizes that Act for 5 years.