This 1940s Quiz Will Leave You Wondering How You Passed History Class

This act ensured the government would still function in the absence of a leader.

Retry Correct Incorrect The Presidential Succession Act of 1947 outlined who would gain power in the case that the Presidency and Vice-Presidency were suddenly vacated. This is currently the standing succession act in the United States.
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This act ensured the government would still function in the absence of a leader.

  • Presidential Succession Act of 1947
  • Designated Survivor Act of 1947
  • Who’s On First Act of 1947
  • Leadership Vacancy Act of 1947
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