Definition of Amendments. Meaning of Amendments. Synonyms of Amendments

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Definition of Amendments

Amendment
Amendment A*mend"ment, n. [F. amendement, LL. amendamentum.] 1. An alteration or change for the better; correction of a fault or of faults; reformation of life by quitting vices. 2. In public bodies; Any alternation made or proposed to be made in a bill or motion by adding, changing, substituting, or omitting. 3. (Law) Correction of an error in a writ or process. Syn: Improvement; reformation; emendation.

Meaning of Amendments from wikipedia

- for the amendment. Most amendments do not have to be considered by the NCOP (the upper house). Amendments of the Bill of Rights, and amendments affecting...
- Constitution. The first ten amendments were adopted and ratified simultaneously and are known collectively as the Bill of Rights. Six amendments adopted by Congress...
- The Reconstruction Amendments are the Thirteenth, Fourteenth, and Fifteenth amendments to the United States Constitution, adopted between 1865 and 1870...
- there have been 104 amendments to the Constitution of India since it was first enacted in 1950. There are two types of amendments to the Constitution...
- Treaty of Versailles. Some of the most famous constitutional amendments are the First Amendment to the United States Constitution which added the freedom...
- Madison's proposed amendments included a provision to extend the protection of some of the Bill of Rights to the states, the amendments that were finally...
- United States "All Amendments to the United States Constitution". University of Minnesota Human Rights Library. "The Constitution: Amendments 11–27". National...
- through amendments to the Citizenship Act, in response to political developments. The latest in a series of such amendments is the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill...
- (2003). "Thirteenth Amendment". Encyclopedia of Constitutional Amendments, Proposed Amendments, and Amending Issues: 1789–2002. ABC-CLIO. pp. 449–52. Goodwin...
- A convention to propose amendments to the United States Constitution, also called an Article V Convention or amendments convention, called for by two-thirds...
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