Amendments To
The Constitution of the United States of America
Amendment 14: (Civil War Amendment)

Section 2.  Reapportionment of Representation and voting

 Representatives shall be apportioned among the several
States according to their respective numbers, counting the whole
number of persons in each State, excluding Indians not taxed.

A14.2.2  But when the right to vote at any election for the choice of
electors for President and Vice President of the United States,
Representatives in Congress, the Executive and Judicial
officers of a State, or the members of the Legislature thereof, is
denied to any of the male inhabitants of such State, being
twenty-one years of age, and citizens of the United States, or in
any way abridged, except for participation in rebellion, or other

A14.2.3  the basis of representation therein shall be reduced in the
proportion which the number of such male citizens shall bear to the
whole number of male citizens twenty-one years of age in such

Supersedes Article 1, Section 2.3

Amendment 14, Section 3