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Synonyms for amend

Synonyms for amend

to advance to a more desirable state

to make right what is wrong

to prepare a new version of

Synonyms for amend

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After the passage of the 19th Amendment, Alice Paul continued working with the National Woman's Party and, in 1923, was the first to propose a constitutional amendment guaranteeing equal rights for men and women.
HJR1003 Womack - A proposed constitutional amendment establishing the property tax for homes owned by residents 65 years or older be based on the lower of the assessed value as of the date of purchase or a later assessed value beginning in 2001.
Five referenda have so far been held in Turkey regarding constitutional amendments.
He points out that the state's 2004 constitutional amendment to outlaw same-sex marriage received about 66% of the vote--not as low as the 58% in Oregon and the 59% in Michigan, but not as high as the 86% in Mississippi.
Legislation calling for a constitutional amendment to ban same sex marriage has already been introduced in South Carolina and Virginia.
In a June 28 message published in church newspapers and parish bulletins across the state, the bishops said, "Without the protection offered by such a constitutional amendment, what God himself established as marriage seems likely to be redefined, with damaging consequences for true marriage.
Something is seriously wrong in the state of Florida when the top professions resort to a battle of constitutional amendments to protect their interests.
The bulk of the funds for the proposal are held in the Common School Fund, which cannot be tapped until 2007 because it requires a constitutional amendment.
Q: Is it your contention that a campaign for a constitutional amendment would make a lot more Americans active participants in democracy?
Senator Specter is introducing a constitutional amendment that will allow the direct election of Presidents.
Meanwhile, the MPR commission on constitutional amendments said a special chapter on human rights is included in a proposed constitutional amendment.
The PQ resisted this demand, but within a few short weeks, the two parties reached a compromise and on April 15 the Quebec National Assembly voted unanimously to request the constitutional amendment.
Dole remained a fierce supporter of a constitutional amendment (the "Human Life Amendment") to outlaw all abortions--a position he has since repudiated, though it remains in the 1996 GOP platform.
Such issues included the Preservation 2000 bonds beginning in 1991 and Florida Forever bonds since 2001, pursuant to a constitutional amendment.
ISLAMABAD -- The meeting of the Parliamentary leaders held with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the chair failed to strike a consensus on the 22nd Constitutional Amendment.
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