The Virginia Plan

  • Bicameral Legislature (based on population)
  • Proportional Representation
  • Upper house was elected by the lower house
  • Lower house was elected by the people
  • Executive Branch was chosen by the legislature to serve the will of the legislature.
  • Judicial Branch had a life time service
  • Council of revision: made up the executive and judiciary would have the power to veto and revise national legislation
This is the Virgina Plan document that presented the Virgina Plan.