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The Twenty-fourth Amendment (Amendment XXIV) of the United States Constitution prohibits ... Suttles. When the 24th Amendment was ratified in 1964, five states still retained a poll tax: Virginia, A...

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Amendment XXIVSection 1.The right of citizens of the United States to vote in any primary or other election for President or Vice President, for electors for ...

Amendment XXIV Abolition of Poll Taxes - National Constitution ...

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Amendment XXIV Abolition of Poll Taxes. Passed by Congress August 27, 1962. Ratified January 23, 1964. Section 1. The right of citizens of the United States to ...

The 24th Amendment | US House of Representatives: History, Art ...

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On this date in 1962, the House passed the 24th Amendment, outlawing the poll tax as a voting requirement in federal elections, by a vote of 295 to 86. At the ...

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“Section 1. The right of citizens of the United States to vote in any primary or other election for President or Vice President, for electors for President or Vice ...

U.S. Constitution - Amendment 24 - The U.S. Constitution Online ...

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Jan 24, 2010 ... Amendment 24 - Poll Tax Barred · <<Back | Table of Contents | Next>>. 1. The right of citizens of the United States to vote in any primary or ...

24th Amendment - Kids | Laws.com

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The 24th amendment was important to the Civil Rights Movement as it ended mandatory poll taxes that prevented many African Americans. Poll taxes, combined ...

Twenty-Fourth Amendment - Legal Dictionary - The Free Dictionary

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Twenty-Fourth Amendment. The Twenty-fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution reads: Section 1. The right of citizens of the United States to vote in any ...

On This Day in Civil Rights History: The 24th Amendment ...

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Jan 23, 2012 ... On this day 48 years ago, poll taxes on federal elections were made illegal through a new amendment to the United States Constitution. A week ...

24th Amendment - Shmoop

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Shmoop: US Constitution 24th Amendment summary. Analysis of 24th Amendment by PhD and Masters students from Stanford, Harvard, Berkeley.

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24th Amendment - Abolition of the Poll Tax Qualification in Federal Elections
The Twenty-fourth Amendment prohibits both Congress and the states from conditioning the right to vote in federal elections on payment of a poll tax or other types of tax. The amendment was proposed by... More »
Ratified: January 23, 1964
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The 24th Amendment Ended the Poll Tax - America's Story from ...

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The 24th Amendment Ended the Poll Tax January 23, 1964. Imagine that you are finally old enough to vote in your first election. But, do you have enough money ...

The 24th Amendment Ended the Poll Tax - America's Library

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The 24th Amendment Ended the Poll Tax January 23, 1964. Many Southern states adopted a poll tax in the late 1800s. This meant that even though the 15th  ...

Twenty-Fourth Amendment - U.S. Constitution - FindLaw

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24th Amendment Annotations. Expansion of the Right to Vote. Ratification of the Twenty-fourth Amendment marked the culmination of an endeavor begun in ...