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by The 🐌 Molluscratic Republic 🐌 of The Saint James Islands. . 23 reads.

Miscellaneous things

Marriage Equality Amendment

Section 1. Marriage may be contracted in accordance with law by two persons without distinction as to their race or sex.

Entrenches the decisions of Loving and Obergefell from further judicial review

Section 2. Congress shall have the power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.

DC Voting Rights Amendment

Section 1. For purposes of representation in the Congress and the election of the President and Vice President, the District constituting the seat of government of the United States shall be treated as though it were a State.

Provides congressional representation to DC.

Section 2. The exercise of the rights and powers conferred under this article shall be by the people of the District constituting the seat of government, and as shall be provided by the Congress.

Provides for popular elections under regulations issued by Congress.

Section 3. The twenty-third article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed.

Repeals the now-redundant 23th Amendment.

Every Vote Counts Amendment

Section 1. The President and Vice President shall be elected by the people of the several States, the district constituting the seat of government, and other territories under the jurisdiction of the United States.

Provides for popular election of the President; grants the right to vote in presidential elections to citizens in the territories.

Section 2. The electors in each State shall have the qualifications requisite for electors of Senators and Representatives in Congress from that State, except that the legislature of any State may prescribe less restrictive qualifications with respect to residence and Congress may establish uniform residence and age qualifications.

Provides for state control of eligibility requirements.

Section 3. Each elector shall cast a single vote jointly applicable to President and Vice President. Names of candidates may not be joined unless they shall have consented thereto and no candidate may consent to the candidate's name being joined with that of more than one other person.

Provides for joint presidential-vice presidential tickets.

Section 4. The persons having the greatest number of votes for President and Vice President shall be elected.

Section 5. The Congress may by law provide for the case of the death of any candidate for President or Vice President before the day on which the President-elect or Vice President-elect has been chosen, and for the case of a tie in any election.

Allows Congress to enact contingency provisions for a tie or for the death or disqualification of a candidate.

Section 6. This article shall apply with respect to any election for President and Vice President held after the expiration of the 1-year period which begins on the date of the ratification of this article.

Provides a grace period such that election rules do not change mid-campaign.