Order, Resolutions and Votes Clause Law and Legal Definition

Order, resolution and votes clause is a clause in the U.S. Constitution that requires for the President’s approval for any order, resolution, or vote to be take effect.. An exception provided in the clause is with regard to a question of adjournment. This clause is referred under USCS Const. Art. I, § 7, Cl 3. The clause in the constitution reads as:

“Every Order, Resolution, or Vote to which the Concurrence of the Senate and House of Representatives may be necessary (except on a question of Adjournment) shall be presented to the President of the United States; and before the Same shall take Effect, shall be approved by him, or being disapproved by him, shall be repassed by two thirds of the Senate and House of Representatives, according to the Rules and Limitations prescribed in the Case of a Bill”.