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).
States are listed in the order in which they ratified the Constitution. State,
Attended Constitutional Convention, Other Significant Delegates, State Ratifying
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
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. ... U.S. History ..... The first real test of the
Constitution in an influential state with both sides prepared for the contest ...
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
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, ...
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
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 ...
The “Hope State” made 11 attempts to hold a constitutional ratifying convention
and held unsuccessful state referendums. The first referendum rejected the ...