Memebers of the Senate

By; Blair Hancock

Qualifications

- At least 30 years old.

-Citizen of the United States for 9 years before the election.

- A legal resident of the state they represent.

Salary And Benefits;

Term Of Office;

- 6 year term

-Re-election id every 2 years

-By giving senators 6-year terms and by providing that only 1/3 of the senators would run for re-election every 2 years.

Privileges of Memebers;

- Free from arrest (except treason, felony, and branches of peace.)

-Can not be sued for anything they say on the House or Senate floor.

-May judge other members qualifications to decide to seat them or not.(Majority vote rule)

-May "punish its own members for disorderly behavior" by majority vote.