The following is a timeline of the drafting and ratification of the United States
Constitution. .... September 17 • Constitution signed and Convention adjourns:
The approved Constitution is si...
Ratification of the Constitution. by Gordon Lloyd ... States are listed in the order in
which they ratified the Constitution. ... Stage VI: All the Pillars in Place.
Jan 24, 2010 ... Each of the original thirteen states in the United States was invited to ratify the
Constitution created in Philadelphia in 1787. The Constitution ...
On September 17, 1787, a majority of the delegates to the Constitutional ...
directed the state legislatures to call ratification conventions in each state. Article
VII stipulated that nine states had to ratify the Constitution for it to go into effect.
Five state conventions voted to approve the Constitution almost immediately (
December 1787 to January 1788) and in all of them the vote was unanimous ...
On September 17, 1787, the Constitution of the United States was finally ... Each
state was given six months to meet and vote on the proposed Constitution.
The draft (originally a preamble and seven Articles) was submitted to all thirteen
states and was to become effective when ratified by nine states. It went into ...
Mar 30, 2016 ... The articles had a number of weaknesses including that each state only had ...
Here is the order in which the states ratified the US Constitution.
Nine of the 13 states would have to ratify it for the Constitution to become
effective for those ratifying states. The future was not certain at all—a debate
The course of the thirteen States in ratifying the new Constitution presents an
interesting ... Be it Known unto all Men that We the Delegates of the People of the