Twelve articles of amendment to the Constitution, introduced in September 1789 by Congress.
Cite as: Lauren Davis, Nick Williford, Sebastian Bates, and Lusiana Castiglione (eds.), United States Bill of Rights 1789 (2020 Edition), Quill Project at Pembroke College (Oxford, 2020).
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11 historical records used for this dataset.
11 committees met in 136 sessions. Average 12.363636363636363 sessions each.
Dates from Wednesday, 04 March 1789 to Monday, 28 September 1789.
92 people in 11 voting delegations.
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257 procedural motions considered.
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50 documents considered with 477 amendments presented.
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552 number of decisions made.
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