The Framers’ Debates on Religion
The First Amendment and the Utah Constitution
Lesson II: Amending the U.S. Constitution with a Bill of Rights
Step 5. Key Terms
A legal framework that lays out the powers of a government. The United States Constitution governs the federal government and serves as the supreme law in the country. Each state has its own constitution. In this lesson we are learning about the development of the United States Constitution and its First Amendment, as well as the state constitution of Utah.