That was the date it was ratified, but the Constitution was actually officially ratified on March 4, 1789. :)
Nine of the 13 states had to ratify the US Constitution before it could take effect. The Constitution was created in 1787 and ratified on June 21, 1788.
Article Seven of the United States Constitution describes how many state ratifications are necessary for the Constitution to take effect.
When the US Constitution was revised it would not be ratified (go into effect) unless 9 states approved it and accepted it.
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All 13 states had to ratify the US Constitution for it to take effect.
Article 7 of the US Constitution lists the number of state ratifications that were needed for the Constitution to take effect. It also lists how the Constitution can be ratified.
three-fourths of the states had to ratify the constitution for it to take effect.
The XVIII Amendment to the US Constitution prohibited the importation and exportation of intoxicating liquors. The amendment was ratified in 1919 and would take effect one year later.
Article VII of the US Constitution outlines final ratification guidelines. It says that only nine states must ratify in order to take effect on all states.
The verb "to enact" means to put into force, or decree. The enacting of a constitution is its creation and adoption. In the case of the US Constitution, the US is a federal republic, so the Constitution had a separate stage, ratification by the individual states, before it could legally take effect.
The Supremacy Clause in the US Constitution provides that Federal laws take precedence over State laws when there are conflicts. The effect would be to compel a uniform compliance to Federal laws across the nation.
The US Constitution was ratified by the required 9 states of June 1788.
Rhode island ratified the Constitution.
Article VII of the US Constitution required 9 states to ratify it before it became effective.
the answer is 9
In 1790 eleven states raitfied the constitution so that it could take effect. It took ten months for them to get eleven states to actually raitfy the constitution.
The US Constitution was ratified by the required 9 states of June 1788
The US Constitution went into effect.
March 4, 1789
speakeasies were created
September 17, 1787