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U.S. Constitution – Amendment 21

Amendment 21 – 18th Amendment Repealed

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1. The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United
States is hereby repealed.

2. The transportation or importation into any State, Territory, or
possession of the United States for delivery or use therein of intoxicating
liquors, in violation of the laws thereof, is hereby prohibited.

3. The article shall be inoperative unless it shall have been ratified as an
amendment to the Constitution by conventions in the several States, as provided
in the Constitution, within seven years from the date of the submission hereof
to the States by the Congress.

Notes for this amendment:
Proposed 2/20/1933
Ratified 12/5/1933

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