The following is a timeline of the drafting and ratification of the United States Constitution. .... Committees like this one, composed of one delegate from each state represented, were established on several occasions during the convention in ...
States are listed in the order in which they ratified the Constitution. ... Stage VI: All the Pillars in Place ... convention. Back To Ratification of The Constitution Main ...
Dates of Ratification of the Constitution. 1787. Full Document; Academic Standards. State, Date, Votes for, Votes against. Delaware, December 7, 1787, 30, 0.
Some states ratified quickly, others had to hold several conventions to accept the Constitution — though all eventually did. This page lists the votes of each ...
Each state was given six months to meet and vote on the proposed Constitution. On December 7, 1787, Delaware was the first state to vote in favor of, or ratify, it.
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.
Aug 21, 2016 ... Delaware Ratification of the Constitution ... September 28, Congress directed the state legislatures to call ratification conventions in each state.
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 began ...
Five state conventions voted to approve the Constitution almost immediately ( December 1787 to January 1788) and in all of them the vote was unanimous ...