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H.J.Res. 79: Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment.


The text of the resolution below is as of Feb 13, 2020 (Referred to Senate Committee).


IIB

116th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. J. RES. 79

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 13, 2020

Received; read twice and 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 United States Constitution whenever ratified by the legislatures of three-fourths of the several States.

Passed the House of Representatives February 13, 2020.

Cheryl L. Johnson,

Clerk

Robert F. Reeves,

Deputy Clerk