H.J.Res. 47 (112th): Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment.


Mar 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Tammy Baldwin

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district



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Mar 8, 2011

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