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What does 18A stand for?

18A stands for Eighteenth Amendment

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He assured his resolve regarding effective implementation of the policy through capacity enhancement of the provincial environment departments to shoulder their additional responsibility after the Eighteenth Amendment.
The cabinet has been dissolved under the Eighteenth Amendment that abolishes concurrent legislative list from the Constitution and trims down the size of the cabinet.
As late as 1930, just three years before repeal, Morris Sheppard confidently asserted, "There is as much chance of repealing the Eighteenth Amendment as there is for a hummingbird to fly to the planet Mars with the Washington Monument tied to its tail.
1933: END OF PROHIBITION BRINGS SPIKE IN RETAIL RENTS The repeal of the Eighteenth Amendment, which banned the sale and manufacture of alcohol in the United States, boosted rent prices in Manhattan 77 years ago this month, as restaurants and liquor stores rushed to open new locations.
Lerner traces these developments in considerable detail, all of it supporting his observation that, far from uniting New Yorkers in a common reform cause, the Eighteenth Amendment instead "had polarized New York between irreconcilable dry and wet camps, one bent on enforcing Prohibition at any cost and the other set on rebelling against it" (page 59).