affidavit

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affidavit

Law a declaration in writing made upon oath before a person authorized to administer oaths, esp for use as evidence in court
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Section 13 says that the President-elect shall, during the swearing-inceremony, take and subscribe the oath or affirmation of allegiance and the oath or affirmation for the execution of the functions of office.
He will then proceed to have the Oath or Affirmation administered to Members.
The oath or affirmation is taken in pursuance of Article 99 of the Constitution.