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USC 28 § 453. Oath Of Justices And Judges.


United States Code Title: 28 Judiciary And Judicial Procedure.

Chapter 21 Title:General Provisions Applicable To Courts And Judges.

Section 453 Title: Oath Of Justices And Judges.


Each justice or judge of the United States shall take the following oath or affirmation before performing the duties of his office: ‘‘I, _____ _____, do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will administer justice without respect to persons, and do equal right to the poor and to the rich, and that I will faithfully and impartially discharge and perform all the duties incumbent upon me as _____ under the Constitution and laws of the United States. So help me God.’’

(June 25, 1948, ch. 646, 62 Stat. 907; Pub. L. 101–650, title IV, § 404, Dec. 1, 1990, 104 Stat. 5124.)

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