Pelosi to introduce legislation related to the 25th Amendment
The 25th Amendment outlines the transfer of power to the vice president if a president is removed, incapacitated or dies.
Oct 08, 2020, Thu
Pelosi plans review of Trump’s mental capacity as part of first step in 25th Amendment process - New York Daily News
The speaker’s focus on Trump’s mental health comes as sources say she has privately voiced concern this week that the president may not be of sound mind since testing positive for COVID-19 last week.
Twenty-fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution - Wikipedia
The Twenty-fifth Amendment (Amendment XXV) to the United States Constitution deals with issues related to presidential succession and disability. It clarifies that the vice president becomes president (as opposed to acting president) if the president dies, resigns, or is removed from office; and establishes procedures for filling a vacancy in the office of the vice president and for responding to presidential disabilities.