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Fourteenth Amendment 

  • Section 5

    The Congress shall have the power to enforce, by appropriate legislation, the provisions of this article.

    • Amdt14.S5.1 Enforcing the Fourteenth Amendment
      • Amdt14.S5.1.1 Enforcement Clause
        • Amdt14.S5.1.1.1  Enforcement Clause: Overview
        • Amdt14.S5.1.1.2 Enforcement Clause: Doctrine and Practice
          • Amdt14.S5.1.1.2.1  Who Congress May Regulate
          • Amdt14.S5.1.1.2.2 What May Congress Do to Enforce the Fourteenth Amendment
            • Amdt14.S5.1.1.2.2.1  What May Congress Do to Enforce the Fourteenth Amendment: Pre-Modern Doctrine
            • Amdt14.S5.1.1.2.2.2  What May Congress Do to Enforce the Fourteenth Amendment: Modern Doctrine