SECTION 1. The Speaker of the House shall henceforth come from outside the Federal Government.

SECTION 2. The President, all current members of Congress, justices of the Supreme Court, and all employees of the federal government shall be ineligible to hold the position of Speaker of the House.

SECTION 3. The Speaker of the House at the ratification of this amendment shall serve to the completion of the session.

SECTION 4. The Vice-President of the United States shall serve as the presiding officer of the Senate.