What are the 16 17 18 and 19 amendments?
- 16th amendment. Amendment to the United States Constitution (1913) gave Congress the power to tax income.
- 17th amendment.
- 18th amendment.
- 19th amendment.
- Sherman Antitrust Act.
- First trust broken by Sherman Antitrust Act.
- What trust was trying to be broken?
- The Square Deal.
Herein, what did the 16th 17th 18th and 19th Amendments?
16th (February 3, 1913) - Gave the federal government the power to collect income tax. 17th (April 8, 1913) - Established that senators would be directly elected. 19th (August 18, 1920) - The 19th amendment gave women the right to vote. It's also called women's suffrage.
Furthermore, what did the 16 and 17 amendment do? The 16th Amendment allows for the collection on income taxes for all citizens by the federal government. The 17th Amendment states that the Senators must be elected by majority vote.
Also question is, what is the 18 and 19 Amendment?
Passed by Congress June 4, 1919, and ratified on August 18, 1920, the 19th amendment granted women the right to vote. The 19th amendment guarantees all American women the right to vote. Achieving this milestone required a lengthy and difficult struggle; victory took decades of agitation and protest.
What type of reform is the 17th Amendment?
The Seventeenth Amendment (Amendment XVII) to the United States Constitution established the popular election of United States senators by the people of the states. The amendment supersedes Article I, §3, Clauses 1 and 2 of the Constitution, under which senators were elected by state legislatures.