Amendments To
The Constitution of the United States of America
Amendment 21: Repeal of Amendment 18, Prohibition on
Sale of Alcohol

Section 1.

 The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution
of the United States is hereby repealed.

Section 2.

 The transportation or importation into any State,
Territory, or possession of the United States for delivery or use
therein of intoxicating liquors, in violation of the laws thereof, is
hereby prohibited.

Section 3.

 This article shall be inoperative unless it shall have been
ratified as an amendment to the Constitution by conventions in the
several States, as provided in the Constitution, within seven years
from the date of the submission hereof to the States by the

Proposed: February 20, 1933
Ratified: December 4, 1933