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Constitution Day is September 17

The Constitution Comes in a Pocket Size!


The Constitution is a very important document, but it can literally fit in your pocket.

Constitution Day Resources from the University of Delaware Library

Celebrate the Birthday of the Constitution

Celebrating the Constitution

Constitution Day and Citizenship Day is observed every September 17th.

" commemoration of the formation and signing September 17, 1787, of the Constitution of the United States and in recognition of all who, by coming of age or by naturalization, have attained the full status of citizenship...

Joint Resolution of Congress designating September 17 of each year as “Citizenship Day." United States Code (36 U.S.C. § 106)

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Is It Constitutional?

"The layman's constitutional view is that what he likes is constitutional and that which he doesn't like is unconstitutional.”

Justice Hugo Black

Constitution Day 2015

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