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H.J.Res. 17: Removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment.


The text of the resolution below is as of Mar 23, 2021 (Placed on Calendar in the Senate).


IIA

Calendar No. 12

117th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. J. RES. 17

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

March 18, 2021

Received

March 22, 2021

Read the first time

March 23, 2021

Read the second time and placed on the calendar

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 March 17, 2021.

Cheryl L. Johnson,

Clerk.

March 23, 2021

Read the second time and placed on the calendar