Ratification of amendments -- conventions or legislatures?

Earl Maltz emaltz at camden.rutgers.edu
Mon Aug 27 14:23:14 PDT 2007


The 21st Amendment, repealing prohibition, was ratified by state conventions.

At 05:05 PM 8/27/2007, William Funk wrote:
>Does anyone know if it is true that all the amendments have been proposed by
>Congress to be ratified by state legislatures instead of by state
>conventions?
>
>Bill Funk
>Lewis & Clark Law School
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