Committee on the Judiciary of the House of Representatives for the Thirty-Eighth Session of Congress
An amendment to the United States Constitution to abolish slavery introduced during the American Civil War.
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H. R. 14, H. R. 21, H. R. 22, H. R. 24, and H. Res 9 are all received from the House.
The Committee assembles and authorizes the Chairman to appoint a Clerk.
Joint Resolution Proposing an Emancipation Article to Be Added to the Constitution is received from the House.