Republican Form Clause Law and Legal Definition

Republican form clause is a clause in the U.S. Constitution that grants to every state in its union a republican form of government. This clause is also known as guarantee clause. This clause is referred under USCS Const. Art. IV, § 4. The excerpt from the provision reads as:

“The United States shall guarantee to every State in this Union a Republican Form of Government, and shall protect each of them against Invasion;****”.