The Amendment Process
How does an Amendment get added to the Constitution? The major steps of each of the two pathways to adding an Amendment are laid out below, but you can find the full details behind the process here.
Constitutional Amendments: Links
Article V of the Constitution
Article V of the Constitution is where the nation is given instructions on how to modify the country's most important legal document.
It is incredibly difficult to meet the requirements needed for ratifying an amendment due to the amount of support required from both lawmakers and the states themselves.