United States Senate

United States Nineteenth Amendment and Edmunds Tucker Act

The Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution secured the right to vote to women.

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The first day of the second session of the Forty-fifth Congress

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Appointment of standing committees of the second session of the Forty-fifth Congress

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S.R. 12 is proposed

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Resolution for Copies of Arguments in Behalf of a Sixteenth Amendment is proposed and printed

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Resolution for Copies of Arguments in Behalf of a Sixteenth Amendment is returned from the Committee on Printing

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Mr. Sargent questions the chairman of the Committee on Privileges and Elections whether or not they intend to report on the suffrage amendment

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The Committee on Privileges and Elections reports S. R. 12

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S. R. 12 is on the calendar this day, it is moved that it go over

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The last day of the second session of the Forty-fifth Congress

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The first day of the third session of the Forty-Fifth Congress

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Credentials of Senators presented

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Credentials of Senators presented

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S.R. No. 12 is ordered reprinted for the use of the Senate

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Credentials of Senators presented

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Credentials of Senators presented

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Credentials of Senators presented

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Credentials of Senators presented

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Final adjournment of the third session of the Forty-Fifth Congress

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The first day of the first session of the Forty-sixth Congress

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Credentials of Senators presented

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The last day of the third session of the Forty-Fifth Congress

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The first day of the second session of the Forty-sixth Congress

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Senators entering the chamber, administration of the oath of office, creation of standing and select committees

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Credentials of Senators presented

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S. R. No. 65 is proposed

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Senators entering the chamber

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Credentials of Senators presented

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Senators entering the chamber, Committee on Rights of Women Citizens is created

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Death of a Senator

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Naming of a presiding officer

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Election of President pro tempore

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Election of President pro tempore

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Credentials of Senators presented

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Credentials of Senators presented

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The last day of the second session of the Forty-sixth Congress

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The first day of the first session of the Forty-seventh Congress

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Members entering the chamber, discussion of Senate committees

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Senators entering the chamber, resolution proposed for Select Committee on Woman Suffrage

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Senators entering the chamber

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Resolution for Select Committee on Woman Suffrage is reported back from the Committee on Rules

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Debate on the Select Committee on Woman Suffrage

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Debate on the Select Committee on Woman Suffrage

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Senators entering the chamber, debate on the creation of the Select Committee on Woman Suffrage

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Debate on Select Committee on Woman Suffrage

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Debate on Select Committee on Woman Suffrage

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Debate on Select Committee on Woman Suffrage

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Debate on the resolution for Select Committee on Woman Suffrage, the resolution is adopted

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Creation of the Select Committee on Woman Suffrage

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Clerk appointed to the Select Committee on Woman Suffrage

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Presentation of credentials

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Presentation of credentials

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S. R. No. 60 is proposed and referred to the Select Committee on Woman Suffrage

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S. R. 60 is referred back from the Select Committee on Woman Suffrage

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The report from the Select Committee on Woman Suffrage is referred back from the Committee on Printing

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Presentation of credentials, reconsideration of the resolution for the report of the Select Committee on Woman Suffrage to be printed

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Presentation of credentials

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The last day of the first session of the Forty-seventh Congress

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The first day of the first session of the Forty-eighth Congress

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S. R. 19 is proposed and referred to the Select Committee on Woman Suffrage

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Appointments of all Senate committees

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Administration of the Oath of Office

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Senators entering the chamber

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Death of a Congressman

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Changes made to service on the Select Committee on Woman Suffrage

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Members entering the chamber, presentation of credentials

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Presentation of credentials

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S. R. 19 is reported back from the Select Committee on Woman Suffrage

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Presentation of credentials

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Minority of the Select Committee on Woman Suffrage reports on S. R. 19

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S. R. 19 is brought up and passed over

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Presentation of credentials

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The last day of the first session of the Forty-eighth Congress

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The first day of the second session of the Forty-eighth Congress

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Members entering the chamber, vacancy filled on the Select Committee on Woman Suffrage

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Members entering the chamber

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Members entering the chamber

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Presentation of credentials

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Presentation of credentials, S. R. 19 brought up and passed over

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Presentation of Credentials

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Administration of the oath of office, presentation of credentials

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Presentation of credentials

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Vacancy filled on the Select Committee of Woman Suffrage

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Presentation of credentials, debate on S. R. 19

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Presentation of credentials

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Presentation of credentials

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Presentation of credentials

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Presentation of credentials, notice given to take up S. R. 19

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Presentation of credentials, last day of the second session of the Forty-eighth Congress

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First Day of the First Session of the Forty-Ninth Congress

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The Edmunds Tucker Act is proposed and referred to the Senate Committee on the Judiciary.

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S. R. 5 is proposed

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Members entering the chamber

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Presentation of credentials

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Appointment of committees of the Senate

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The Edmunds Tucker Act is returned from the Senate Committee on the Judiciary and placed on the calendar.

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The Edmunds-Tucker Act is debated.

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Edmunds Tucker Act is debated

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Edmunds Tucker Act is debated

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Edmunds Tucker Act is debated and adopted by the Senate

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