What would you like to do?
Who proposed the fourth amendment?
the house of congress proposed the amendment number four
Was this answer useful?
Thanks for the feedback!
They can be proposed by a two-thirds vote of both House of Congress, or by a constitutional convention called by Congress at the request of two-thrids of state legislatures.
The Fourth amendment to the Constitution Amendment 4 - Search and Seizure. Ratified 12/15/1791. The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, an…d effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized. No unreasonable searches can be made unless they have a warrant or a written statement saying they can do the search in the house The fourth amendment of the Constitution is part of the Bill of Rights and basically guards against unreasonable searches and seizures. It's the reason people on like CSI can't go inside someone's house or search their car without a warrant. Unless the police have probable cause against you, they cannot search or arrest you without a warrant. The amendment specifically requires search and arrest warrants be judicially sanctioned and supported by probably cause . It was adopted as a response to the abuse of the writ of assistance , which is a type of general search warrant , in the American revolution . Search and arrest should be limited in scope according to specific information supplied to the issuing court , usually by a law enforcement officer , who has sworn by it . Protects Americans "against unreasonable searches and seizures " The fouth amendement states that we the citizens should protect individuals against unreasanble searches and seizures The fourth amendment protects citizens from unreasonable searches and seizures (a legal procedure where, if the police or other authorities suspect a crime has been committed, they can search a person's property to get evidence). In addition, it also requires search and arrest warrants to be judicially sanctioned and supported by probable cause (the standard by which officers have the grounds to arrest someone). George Washington The 4th Amendment was important back then, because the British had the right to invade colonists homes and seize and/or charge the person with crime. The founding fathers wanted to protect the citizens in the future.This is important now because people can go on with their daily lives w/o the fear of government interfering. (:
vote of two-thirds of both houses of congress or by two-thirds of the state legislative.... i love Michael deluna and Brandon deluna and James Ferguson there my world<3
An amendment to the Constitution can be proposed in two ways; either through Congress or through a Constitutional Convention.
Answer . 1776
I am guessing 2/3 vote of each House of Congress. :)
by vote of two-thirds of both houses of congress or by two-thirds of the state legislative asking for a special convention on the amendment.
I believe that it's when legislatures of 3/4 of the states. (but I'm not 100% sure) I believe that it's when legislatures of 3/4 of the states. (but I'm… not 100% sure)
Amendments are proposed by a two-thirds vote from Congress. An amendment can also be proposed by a convention called by Congress, if two-thirds of the states request it.
proposed on Febuary 26,1869
think about it you ******! ok look 26 amendment is about the right of citizens that vote ok man oppps! kk im bored wanna buy candy frome me? their $50 a piece!… really tastey! :D
what method of proposing an amendment is the one that has always been used? A. Both houses of congress vote to amend the constitution by a two-third vote. B. Two-third of st…ate legislatures vote to have a national convention. C. Three-thirds of state legislatures vote to pass the amendment. D. Three-fourths of congress vote in favor of the amendment.
Right of search and seizure regulated The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not… be violated, and no warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.
Novanet question, reworded
Article. V. The Congress, whenever two thirds of both Houses shall deem it necessary, shall propose Amendments to this Constitution, or, on the Application of the Legislatures… of two thirds of the several States, shall call a Convention for proposing Amendments, which, in either Case, shall be valid to all Intents and Purposes, as Part of this Constitution, when ratified by the Legislatures of three fourths of the several States, or by Conventions in three fourths thereof, as the one or the other Mode of Ratification may be proposed by the Congress; Provided that no Amendment which may be made prior to the Year One thousand eight hundred and eight shall in any Manner affect the first and fourth Clauses in the Ninth Section of the first Article; and that no State, without its Consent, shall be deprived of its equal Suffrage in the Senate.
the Governor's initiative
Congress can propose amendments by a 2/3 vote of members present (in a quorum), and this is the way amendments have so far been presented. The states decide individually on ra…tification, with 2/3 of the total states required for adoption. However, Article 5 of the Constitution also allows the states to propose amendments, forming a national convention by the vote of at least 2/3 of the state legislatures of the country. This method has been suggested but never used.