The Constitution for the United States of America

Article 2
Section 1 - Paragraph 5

No person except a natural born citizen, or a citizen of the United States, at the time of the adoption of this Constitution, shall be eligible to the office of President; neither shall any person be eligible to that office who shall not have attained to the age of thirty-five years, and been fourteen years a resident within the United States.

This Paragraph establishes the requirement for holding the office of President.

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