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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_United_States_Constitution

The United States Constitution was written in 1787 during the Philadelphia Convention. The old Congress set the rules the new government followed in terms of writing and ratifying the new constitution. After ratification in eleven states, in 1789 its elected officers of government ... Once the Confederation Congress certified that eleven states had ratified the ...

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9 out of the 13 states had to agree for the constitution to become law. Only 9 of the 13 states had to ratify the Constitution in order for the new government to go ...

system.uslegal.com/u-s-constitution/article-vii-ratification

In order to make the United States Constitution legally binding, it had to be ratified or ... This means that the Constitution became the highest law of the land upon ...

www.heritage.org/constitution/articles/6/supreme-law

This Constitution, and the Laws of the United States which shall be made in ... the Authority of the United States, shall be the supreme Law of the Land; and the ... A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the .... if this article had not been ratified; and the terms of their successors shall then begin.

kids.laws.com/articles-of-the-constitution

The Constitution had to be ratified by at least nine states in order to become the law of the land. After two and a half years, all 13 states agreed to ratify the ...

www.archives.gov/education/lessons/constitution-day/ratification.html

Aug 21, 2016 ... Before the Constitution could become the law of the land, it would have ... Article VII stipulated that nine states had to ratify the Constitution for it ...

www.history.com/topics/constitution

Find out more about the history of The U.S. Constitution, including videos, ... In order for the Constitution to become law, it then had to be ratified by nine of the 13 ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-constitution-ratified

On this day in History, U.S. Constitution ratified on Jun 21, 1788. ... Constitution of the United States, thereby making the document the law of the land. .... In just a few months, the Byrds had become a household name, with a #1 single and a ...

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Feb 1, 2013 ... Now, they had to get at least nine of the 13 states to approve it. ... one more state and the new Constitution would become the law of the land.