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Amendment Article V

CONSTITUTION ARTICLE I, Section 20

Discrimination on account of sex.

HJR 4             1972

            Senate:             1524-1544, 1546-1551

            House:             869-882

            Committee:     Government Administration & Elections: 33-49

                                                Total Pages: 58 pages

 

Adopted: November 27, 1974 by a popular vote of  460,711 in favor and 135,427 against.

 

“the time has come to bring an end to sex discrimination that is sanctioned by law or by practices of government.”

 

--Representative Neiditz explaining proposed constitutional amendment House Joint Resolution No. 4 to the House of Representatives on March 29, 1972.