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Timeline of drafting and ratification of the United States Constitution ...

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The following is a timeline of the drafting and ratification of the United States Constitution. ..... Delaware becomes the first state to ratify the Constitution (30–0).

State-by-State Ratification Table | Teaching American History

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States are listed in the order in which they ratified the Constitution. State, Attended Constitutional Convention, Other Significant Delegates, State Ratifying  ...

June 21, 1788 : US Constitution ratified

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New Hampshire becomes the ninth and last necessary state to ratify the Constitution of the United States, thereby making the document the law of the land.

Order for Ratification of the Constitution - American History - About ...

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Mar 30, 2016 ... In order for the Constitution to become law, at least nine states would have to ratify the Constitution. The ninth state, New Hampshire, ratified it ...

The Ratification Process: State by State [ushistory.org]

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The Ratification Process: State by State. ... U.S. History ..... The first real test of the Constitution in an influential state with both sides prepared for the contest ...

U.S. Constitution - Infoplease

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It went into effect on the first Wednesday in March 1789, having been ratified by New Hampshire, the ninth state to approve, on June 21, 1788. The states ratified  ...

Constitution - Bill of Rights Institute

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Nine of the 13 states would have to ratify it for the Constitution to become ... made within three years after the first meeting of the Congress of the United States, ...

State of Delaware - Delaware Day - About Delaware Day

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By June 21, 1788, New Hampshire, became the decisive ninth state to ratify. Delaware had led the way in making the United States Constitution the law of the  ...

The Constitution For The United States, Its Sources and Its ...

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They were opposed to the National powers granted by the Constitution. On July 2 Congress received word that the ninth State had ratified. In September it fixed ...

Rhode Island's Ratification of the Constitution | US House of ...

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The “Hope State” made 11 attempts to hold a constitutional ratifying convention and held unsuccessful state referendums. The first referendum rejected the ...

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The Ratification of the Constitution - National Archives and Records ...

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The document was "laid before the United States in Congress assembled" on ... The first state to ratify was Delaware, on December 7, 1787, by a unanimous ...

The First State - Dec 07, 1787 - HISTORY.com

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In Dover, Delaware, the U.S. Constitution is unanimously ratified by all 30 delegates to the Delaware Constitutional Convention, making Delaware the first state ...

Ratification Dates and Votes - The U.S. Constitution Online ...

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Each of the original thirteen states in the United States was invited to ratify the Constitution created in Philadelphia in 1787. The Constitution specified that nine  ...