House Judiciary Committee (HJC) reviews evidence 3.
Process of Impeachment A. (More on that, later.) Once impeached, the charges go to the U.S. Senate, which holds a trial. Justice Department or an independent council investigates charges & presents them to the House Judiciary Committee 2. The process evolved from the 14th century as a way for parliament to hold the king’s ministers accountable for their public actions. Then, both the National Assembly and the Senate must acknowledge the impeachment. HJC debates Articles of Impeachment (Nixon) 5.

How does impeachment work? Impeachment does not refer to the removal of an elected official from office, but rather it represents the first of a two-step process in potentially removing that official.

(More on that, later.)
Jan Wolfe. 7 Steps of Impeachment: 1. Even though we have outlined the impeachment process in a somewhat simplified way it is a relatively complicated process. The process of impeachment is written in the 68th article of the French Constitution. So we have provided some lessons and resources below for the general public and for teachers and students to get a better handle on the process. Impeachment defined and explained with examples. Impeachment was established by the framers of the Constitution as a way to accuse a president of a crime and to hold a trial to determine if he is guilty of that crime. A group of senators or a group of members of the National Assembly can begin the process. HJC drafts Articles of Impeachment 4. III. Impeachment comes from British constitutional history. The process of bringing charges against a public official, to determine whether he can be removed from office. Impeachment is not, however, a criminal process. Explainer: Impeaching a U.S. president - how the process works. The process of bringing charges against a public official, to determine whether he can be removed from office.