The United States Constitution

By: Ashley Cleveland

What Branch Does Article 1 Deal With

The Legislative Branch is the Branch that they talk about in Article 1.

Qualifications of Congressman and Job Expectations

The qualifications of a Senator.

- They have to be at least 30 years old.

- They had to be citizens of the United States for at least 9 years.


The Qualifications Of A Congressman.

- Must be 25 years old.

- Must be citizens of United States for at least 7 years.

Meeting Times of Congress

They met on the 20th Amendment in 1933. Also in 1842 and in 1845.

Powers Granted To Them

1.Revenue

2.Borrowing

3.Commerence

4.Naturalization ad Bankruptcy

5.Currency

6.Counterfeiting

7. Post Office

8.Copyrights and Patents

9.Courts

10.Piracy

11.Declare War

12.Army

13.Navy

14.Rules for Armed Forces

15.Militia

16.National Guard

17.Nation's Capital

18.Elastic Clause

Rules Of Congress

The Rules of Congress are that they can punish there members, and can expel a member by a two-thirds vote.

How A Bill Becomes A Law

A bill becomes a law by passing both houses of Congress and also by being signed by the president. Thats the only way a bill can become a law.