U.S. Statutes at Large

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No. 173.

Act Removing Political Disabilities

May 22. 1872

An Act to remove political Disabilities imposed by the fourteenth Article of the Amendments of the Constitution of the United States.

Be it enacted . . . , (two-thirds of each house concurring therein), That all political disabilities imposed by the third section of the fourteenth article of amendments of the Constitution of the United States are hereby removed from all persons whomsoever, except Senators and Representatives of the thirty-sixth and thirty-seventh Congresses, officers in the judicial, military, and naval service of the United States, heads of departments, and foreign ministers of the United States.

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Chicago: "Act Removing Political Disabilities," U.S. Statutes at Large in Documentary Source Book of American History, 1606-1913, ed. William MacDonald (1863-1938) (New York: The Macmillan Company, 1916), Original Sources, accessed April 21, 2018, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=D95UNP1E7MB2IT2.

MLA: . "Act Removing Political Disabilities." U.S. Statutes at Large, Vol. XVII, in Documentary Source Book of American History, 1606-1913, edited by William MacDonald (1863-1938), New York, The Macmillan Company, 1916, Original Sources. 21 Apr. 2018. www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=D95UNP1E7MB2IT2.

Harvard: , 'Act Removing Political Disabilities' in U.S. Statutes at Large. cited in 1916, Documentary Source Book of American History, 1606-1913, ed. , The Macmillan Company, New York. Original Sources, retrieved 21 April 2018, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=D95UNP1E7MB2IT2.