Edwards v. United States - 286 U.S. 482 (1932)


U.S. Supreme Court

Edwards v. United States, 286 U.S. 482 (1932)

Edwards v. United States

No. 790

Argued April 11, 1932

Decided May 31, 1932

286 U.S. 482

Syllabus

Under § 7 of Art. I of the Constitution, a bill signed by the President within ten days (Sundays excepted) after it was presented to him, but after the final adjournment of the Congress that passed it, becomes a law. Pp. 286 U. S. 485, 286 U. S. 494.

Response to a question certified by the Court of Claims.

Page 286 U. S. 484



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