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Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2020 Edition)

Proceedings and Debates of the Convention Assembled to Adopt a Constitution for the State of Utah

Cite as: Danielle Maddox, Christopher Vizcardo, Samuel Corry, Erica Croft, John Cummings, Ashton Earl, Edward Goebel, Antony Jackson, Mary Nelson, Matt Rands, Carl Scott, Mark Wait, Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2020 Edition), Quill Project at Pembroke College (Oxford, 2019-2020).

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31 historical records used for this dataset.


33 committees met in 333 sessions. Average 10.741935483870968 sessions each.

Dates from Monday, 04 March 1895 to Wednesday, 08 May 1895.

Person icon People:

123 people in 31 voting delegations.

Top 5 most active people are:

Summary of person events:

  • 539 Person join icon join a committee.
  • 3 Person leave icon leave a committee.
  • 77 Person elect icon elections to a position.

Procedure icon Procedures:

1879 procedural motions considered.

Summary of procedural events:

  • 1879 Procedural motion icon procedural motion proposed.
  • 474 Debate motion icon motions debated.

Document icon Documents:

657 documents considered with 1529 amendments presented.

Summary of document events:

  • 657 Create a new document proposal new documents created.
  • 450 Document copied documents passed from another committee.
  • 1528 Document amended amendments to a document proposed.
  • 959 Debate a document proposal debates on a proposal.

Voting icon Decisions:

3439 number of decisions made.

Summary of decision made:

  • 2180 Vote adopt icon proposals adopted.
  • 556 Vote reject icon proposals rejected.
  • 427 Vote refer icon proposals referred to another committee.
  • 6 Postpone debate icon debate of a proposal postponed.
  • 235 Vote drop icon proposal dropped from discussion without a formal vote.
  • 12 Vote drop icon some other decision on a proposal.

List of proposals by delegation

List of proposals by person