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The Twenty-fifth Amendment : its complete history and applications /

John D. Feerick ; foreword by Birch Bayh.

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Main Author: Feerick, John D.
Published: New York : Fordham University Press, 1992.
Edition: 2nd ed., with additions.
Topics: Presidents - Succession - United States. | Verfassungsrecht. | United States. Constitution. 25th Amendment. | USA - Präsident.
Regions: United States.
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Introduction to the 1992 edition -- Acknowledgments -- Foreword / Birch Bayh -- Preface -- I. The problems. 1. Presidential inability -- 2. Vice presidential vacancy -- 3. Succession beyond the vice presidency -- II. The solution. 4. Early steps to solve the inability problem -- 5. Senate passage of S.J.Res. 139 -- 6. Congress acts -- 7. Ratification -- III. First Implementations of the solution. 8. The resignation of Spiro T. Agnew -- 9. The substitution of Gerald R. Ford -- 10. The resignation of Richard M. Nixon and succession of Gerald R. Ford -- 11. The installation of Nelson A. Rockefeller -- IV. An evaluation. 12. An analysis of sections 1, 2, 3, and 4 of the Amendment -- 13. An appraisal -- 14. Recommendations -- Appendices. A. Section-by-section development of the Twenty-Fifth Amendment -- B. Constitutional provisions on succession -- C. Statutory succession laws -- D. Presidential vacancies, vice-presidential vacancies -- E. Times during which the Speaker, the President pro tempore, or both were from a party different from the President's -- F. Republican Party procedure -- G. Democratic Party procedure.

Table of Contents for: The Twenty-fifth Amendment : its complet