H.Res. 794 (112th): Requiring the House of Representatives to take any legislative action necessary to verify the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment as part of the Constitution when the legislatures of an additional three States ratify the Equal Rights Amendment.
Sep 20, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on September 20, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Robert “Rob” Andrews
Representative for New Jersey's 1st congressional district
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- 9/20/2012--Introduced.Requires the House of Representatives, when the legislatures of an additional three states ratify the Equal Rights Amendment (prohibits discrimination on account of sex) to the Constitution, to take any ...
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