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Q: Who has the power to enforce the 13th amendment by passing laws?
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What is the major event immediately preceded the passing of the 13th amendment?

Emancipation Proclamation


What major event in 1865 occurred that abolished slavery?

the passing of the 13th amendment to the Constitution


What did the 13th amendment end in the US?

An amendment doesn't end. It can be repealed but the 13th has been enforce since it was adopted and remains so.


What does the 13th Amendment guarantee and for whom?

The 13th Amendment (1865) ended slavery in the United States. There was the exception of those who were tried and convicted - they could be subjected to "involuntary servitude". Additionally, this Amendment gave Congress the power to enforce the end of slavery by creating laws.


When did Abraham Lincoln help the civil war?

during his term as President of the United States and by passing the 13th amendment.


What did Republican do?

They are known to have played a part in Reconstruction and the passing of the three amendments-the 13th Amendment, the 14th Amendment, and the 15th Amendment. They had 'radical' ideas, therefore becoming known as the Radical Republicans.


What amendment banned slavery?

No amendment to the US Constitution made slavery legal. I hope you mean "illegal".Amendment 13 - Slavery Abolished. Ratified 12/6/1865.History1. Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction.2. Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.http://www.usconstitution.net/const.html#Am13


What was the Constitutional amendment that freed the slaves?

The 13th amendment to the US Constitution abolished slavery in the United States and its territories.


What did the 13th amendment established?

The 13th Amendment to the Constitution abolished slavery.


Where did the emancipation proclamation end at?

It ended naturally with the passing of the 13th Amendment in December 1865, banning slavery in every state of the Union.


What is the 13 th amendment?

Amendment 13 states:Section 1. Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction. Section 2. Congress shall have the power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.


When was the 13th amendment outlawing?

The 13th Amendment was outlawing slavery in the United States.