House: Committee of Eleven

A House committee, consisting of one member from each state, 'with instruction to take the subject of amendments to the Constitution of the United States generally into their consideration, and to report thereupon to the House.'

United States Bill of Rights 1789

Twelve articles of amendment to the Constitution, introduced in September 1789 by Congress.

The Committee Secretary's View The Committee Document View

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Sessions (2)

State forms of ratification are delivered from the House; Congressmen join the committee

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The Committee of Eleven report is created and sent to the House

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