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Nineteenth Amendment 

  • Section 1

    The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex.

  • Section 2

    Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.

    • Amdt19.S2.1  Nineteenth Amendment: Historical Background
    • Amdt19.S2.2  Nineteenth Amendment: Doctrine and Practice