Senate Committee on the Judiciary

The Committee on the Judiciary of the Senate for the Thirty-Ninth Session of Congress

United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866

An amendment to the Constitution of the United States that granted citizenship and equal rights, both civil and legal, to African Americans and slaves who had been emancipated by the thirteenth amendment.

The Committee Secretary's View The Committee Document View

To see the full record of a committee, click on the corresponding committee on the map below.

Sessions (10)

The Committee on the Judiciary of the United States Senate for the First-Session of the Thirty-Ninth Congress convenes

No keywords attached

7, 1,

S. Res. 1 is referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

No keywords attached

1,

S. 61, S. Res. 9, and S. Res. 10 are referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

No keywords attached

2,

The Committee amends S. 61 and reports it back to the Senate as amended; the credentials of John P. Stockton are considered

No keywords attached

1

7, 2,

1,

2,

3,

The committee continues to consider the credentials of John P. Stockton

No keywords attached

1

1,

1,

2,

The committee considers the credentials of John P. Stockton and agrees that he was legally elected; H. Res. 9 is considered and it is agreed that a new resolution will be drafted as a substitute

No keywords attached

1

1, 1,

1, 1,

1,

2,

The Committee on the Judiciary reports their resolution on the contested election of John P. Stockton

No keywords attached

1

1,

1, 1,

2,

S. Res. 9 is considered

No keywords attached

1

1,

1,

1,

2,

S. 61, as amended by the House, is referred to the Committee on the Judiciary and reported back to the Senate

No keywords attached

1

1,

11

2,

3,

H. R. 956 is received from the Senate.

No keywords attached

1,