US HJR35 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 139-1)
Status: Introduced on January 29 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-29 - Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.
Pending: House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to equal rights for men and women. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment declaring that women shall have equal rights in the United States and every place subject to its jurisdiction. The amendment prohibits the United States or any state from denying or abridging equal rights under the law on account of sex.

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Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to equal rights for men and women.


Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY]Rep. Tom Reed [R-NY]Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA]Rep. Harley Rouda [D-CA]
Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI]Rep. John Sarbanes [D-MD]Rep. Ann Kuster [D-NH]Rep. Ilhan Omar [D-MN]
Rep. Jahana Hayes [D-CT]Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ]Rep. Abigail Spanberger [D-VA]Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D-OR]
Rep. Dina Titus [D-NV]Rep. Chellie Pingree [D-ME]Rep. David Price [D-NC]Rep. Denny Heck [D-WA]
Rep. Jennifer Wexton [D-VA]Rep. Betty McCollum [D-MN]Rep. Barbara Lee [D-CA]Rep. Nydia Velazquez [D-NY]
Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA]Rep. Elaine Luria [D-VA]Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC]Rep. Raul Grijalva [D-AZ]
Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR]Rep. Grace Meng [D-NY]Rep. Ro Khanna [D-CA]Rep. David Loebsack [D-IA]
Rep. James Langevin [D-RI]Rep. Eric Swalwell [D-CA]Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH]Rep. Thomas Suozzi [D-NY]
Rep. Diana DeGette [D-CO]Rep. Jamie Raskin [D-MD]Rep. Debra Haaland [D-NM]Rep. Jerry McNerney [D-CA]
Rep. Elijah Cummings [D-MD]Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D-FL]Rep. Adriano Espaillat [D-NY]Rep. Brendan Boyle [D-PA]
Rep. Debbie Dingell [D-MI]Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN]Rep. Jose Serrano [D-NY]Rep. Lois Frankel [D-FL]
Rep. Gwen Moore [D-WI]Rep. Bonnie Coleman [D-NJ]Rep. Pramila Jayapal [D-WA]Rep. Marcia Fudge [D-OH]
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez [D-NY]Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA]Rep. Gregory Meeks [D-NY]Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D-CA]
Rep. Brenda Lawrence [D-MI]Rep. Don Beyer [D-VA]Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D-IL]Rep. Frank Pallone [D-NJ]
Rep. Stephen Lynch [D-MA]Rep. James McGovern [D-MA]Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee [D-TX]Rep. Lacy Clay [D-MO]
Rep. Nita Lowey [D-NY]Rep. Kim Schrier [D-WA]Rep. Scott Peters [D-CA]Rep. Suzanne Lee [D-NV]
Rep. Pete Aguilar [D-CA]Rep. Steven Horsford [D-NV]Rep. Vicente Gonzalez [D-TX]Rep. Ayanna Pressley [D-MA]
Rep. Adam Smith [D-WA]Rep. Elissa Slotkin [D-MI]Rep. Jim Cooper [D-TN]Rep. Brad Sherman [D-CA]
Rep. Doris Matsui [D-CA]Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard [D-CA]Rep. Al Green [D-TX]Rep. Katherine Clark [D-MA]
Rep. Katie Hill [D-CA]Rep. Ben Lujan [D-NM]Rep. Gil Cisneros [D-CA]Rep. Val Demings [D-FL]
Rep. Ed Perlmutter [D-CO]Rep. Jimmy Gomez [D-CA]Rep. Tom Malinowski [D-NJ]Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick [D-AZ]
Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon [D-PA]Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD]Rep. Norma Torres [D-CA]Rep. Madeleine Dean [D-PA]
Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA]Rep. Al Lawson [D-FL]Rep. Juan Vargas [D-CA]Rep. Bill Foster [D-IL]
Rep. Marcy Kaptur [D-OH]Rep. Susan Davis [D-CA]Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL]Rep. Grace Napolitano [D-CA]
Rep. Kurt Schrader [D-OR]Rep. Yvette Clarke [D-NY]Rep. Rashida Tlaib [D-MI]Rep. Bill Pascrell [D-NJ]
Rep. Sean Maloney [D-NY]Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL]Rep. Lloyd Doggett [D-TX]Rep. Robert Scott [D-VA]
Rep. Charlie Crist [D-FL]Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT]Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI]Rep. Maxine Waters [D-CA]
Rep. Sean Casten [D-IL]Rep. Anthony Brown [D-MD]Rep. Donna Shalala [D-FL]Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY]
Rep. Danny Davis [D-IL]Rep. Joseph Morelle [D-NY]Rep. Emanuel Cleaver [D-MO]Rep. Josh Gottheimer [D-NJ]
Rep. Dean Phillips [D-MN]Rep. Hakeem Jeffries [D-NY]Rep. Susan Wild [D-PA]Rep. James Himes [D-CT]
Rep. Katie Porter [D-CA]Rep. Anthony Brindisi [D-NY]Rep. Brian Higgins [D-NY]Rep. Mark Takano [D-CA]
Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D-CA]Rep. Henry Johnson [D-GA]Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell [D-FL]Rep. Jared Golden [D-ME]
Rep. Tom O'Halleran [D-AZ]Rep. Haley Stevens [D-MI]Rep. Darren Soto [D-FL]Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ]
Rep. Collin Peterson [D-MN]Rep. Lauren Underwood [D-IL]Rep. Angela Craig [D-MN]Rep. Ted Lieu [D-CA]
Rep. Ruben Gallego [D-AZ]Rep. Mike Quigley [D-IL]Rep. Tim Ryan [D-OH]Rep. Salud Carbajal [D-CA]


2019-01-29HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.
2019-01-29HouseReferred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
2019-01-29HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SJR15 (Related) 2019-03-27 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.


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