United States Nineteenth Amendment and Edmunds Tucker Act [Early Access - Work in Progress]

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

United States Senate

The Committee Secretary's View The Committee Secretary's View

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

Document introduced in:

Session 5115: 1919-05-28 00:00:00

H. J. Res. 1 is considered

Document View:

H. J. Res. 1 [Committee on Woman Suffrage Report]

There is 1 proposed amendment related to this document on which a decision has not been taken.

Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled two-thirds of each House concurring therein), That the following article is proposed as an amendment to the Constitution, which shall be valid to all intents and purposes as part of the Constitution when ratified by the legislatures of three-fourths of the several States.


"The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall note be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex.

Decisions yet to be taken

  • H. J. Res. 1 [Committee on Woman Suffrage Report] (introduced on 1919-05-28 00:00:00 - CREATE) [This document]
    • Motion to Report the Joint Resolution in the Senate (introduced on 1919-06-04 12:00:00 - PROCEDURE)