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H.J.Res. 43 (113th): Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment.

The text of the resolution below is as of May 9, 2013 (Introduced).


IA

113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. J. RES. 43

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 9, 2013

(for himself, Mr. Grijalva, Ms. Speier, Ms. Chu, Mr. Lowenthal, Ms. Norton, Ms. Wasserman Schultz, Ms. Wilson of Florida, Mr. Gutierrez, Ms. Schakowsky, Mr. Richmond, Ms. Pingree of Maine, Mr. Michaud, Mr. Ruppersberger, Mr. Sarbanes, Ms. Edwards, Mr. Hoyer, Mr. Cummings, Mr. Van Hollen, Ms. Tsongas, Mr. Levin, Mr. Dingell, Mr. Conyers, Ms. McCollum, Mr. Ellison, Mr. Clay, Ms. Michelle Lujan Grisham of New Mexico, Mrs. Carolyn B. Maloney of New York, Ms. Kaptur, Mr. Moran, Mr. Smith of Washington, and Ms. Moore) introduced the following joint resolution; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

JOINT RESOLUTION

Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment.

That notwithstanding any time limit contained in House Joint Resolution 208, 92d Congress, as agreed to in the Senate on March 22, 1972, the article of amendment proposed to the States in that joint resolution shall be valid to all intents and purposes as part of the Constitution whenever ratified by the legislatures of three-fourths of the several States.