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The United States Congress proposed the Thirteenth Amendment to the U. S. Constitution on January 31, 1865, and the Kansas Legislature moved rapidly to ratify it. Senate Concurrent Resolution no. 42 was introduced on February 6th and the Committee On The Judiciary recommended passage as a concurrent resolution the morning of February 7th. The resolution then passed unanimously.

Creator: Kansas. Secretary of State
Date: February 7, 1865

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Item Number: 228772
Call Number: Office of the Secretary of State, Elections and Legislative Matters, Legislative Documents
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 228772

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