H.J.Res. 31 was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned.

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H.J.Res. 31: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to equality of rights and reproductive rights.

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H.J.Res. 31 was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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United Methodist Women 15,527 Facebook fans 5,039 Twitter followers

In response to American women’s human rights realities, Congress has proposed several legislative measures that echo the sentiment of women’s rights advocates. Both the House and Senate have proposed amending the language of Constitution to include equal rights not only for “men” but also “women” (H.J. RES. 31 and S.J. RES. 31). This is known as the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA).

Written in 1923 by Alice Paul, a suffragist leader, the ERA simply states:

Section 1. Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state ...

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