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cut, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, South Carolina

7 DIVIDED—Pennsylvania

1 The substitute was then agreed to.

It was moved and seconded to substitute for first part of clause second, section tenth, article first, the words

no state sball, without the consent of Congress, lay "any imposts or duties on imports or exports, except “ what may be indispensably necessary for executing “its inspection laws; and the nett produce of all duties 6 and imposts laid by any state on imports or exports 5 shall be for the use of the treasury of the United “States; and all such laws shall be subject to the revi"sion and control of the Congress”—

Which passed in the affirmative.

Yeas—New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecti. cut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia

*10 Nar–Virginia

It was moved 6 that no state shall be restrained “ from laying duties on tonnage for the purpose of clearing harbours, and erecting light houses.” .

It was moved “ that no state shall lay any duty on " tonnage without the consent of Congress"

Which last motion passed in the affirmative.

Yeas—New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, South Carolina

6 Nays-Pennsylvania, Virginia, North Carolina, Georgia

4 DivideD-Connecticut

1 The clause was then agreed to in the following form: “No state shall, without the consent of Congress, lay any duty of tonnage, keep troops, or ships of war

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" in time of peace, enter into any agreement or com"pact with another state, or with a foreign power, dr “engage in war, unless actually invaded, or in such “ imminent danger as will not admit of delay.”

Article second, section first, clause sixth. On motion to strike out the words " the period for choosing ano“ther president arrived,” and insert"a president shall “ be elected"

It passed in the affirmative.

It was inoved to annex to clause seventh, section first, article second, " and he shall not receive, within " that period, any other emolument from the United “ States, or any of them"

Which passed in the affirmative,

It was moved and seconded to annex to clause seventh, section first, article second, the words " and he “[the president) shall not receive within that period 4 any other emolument from the United States or any 4 of them"

Which passed in the affirmative.

Yeas-New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, South Carolina, Georgia 7

Nays-Connecticut, New Jersey, Delaware, North Carolina

4 Article second, section second. It was moved to insert “ except in cases of treason?

Which passed in the negative It was moved and seconded to insert the words "except in cases of treason," article second, section second.

Which passed in the negative.
Yeas-Virginia, Georgia

2 Nays--New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New Jer.

sey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina

8 DIVIDED-Connecticut

1 Article second, section second, clause Second. It was moved to add “but the Congress may, by law, “ vest the appointment of such inferior officers as

they think proper, in the president alone, in the " courts of law, or in the heads of departments”

Which passed in the affirmative.

[The following verbal amendments, to the second and third articles of the revised draft were also adopted :]

Article second, section first, clause first. Strike out the words “in the following manner," and insert in their stead the words " as follows."

Section first, clause second. Transpose the words “shall be appointed an elector," to the end of the clause; and instead of the word " nor" read" or "

Section first, clause third. Strike out the words "s and not per capita,” and the words “ by the repre“sentatives."

Section first, clause fourth. Strike out the words “ time in," and insert the words “ day on ;" strike out “ but the election shall be on the same day," and insert " which day shall be the same." Section first, clause seventh. Instead of " receive

fixed compensation for his services," read“ receive “for his services a compensation."

la the oath to be taken by the president, strike out the word “ judgment,” and insert “ abilities."

Section second, clause first. After the words "mili“ tia of the several states," add the words “ when 56 called into the actual service of the United States."

Section secoad, clause second. After the words

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“provided for,” add “and which shall be established “by law.”

Article third, section first. Strike out the words “ both in law and equity.”

Section second, clause first. Strike out the word 6 both."

Article third, section second, clause third. It was moved to add the words,“ and a trial by jury shall “ be preserved, as usual, in civil cases”

Which passed in the negative.

It was moved and seconded to annex “but the Con“gress may by law vest the appointment of such in"ferior officers as they think proper in the president “ alone, in the courts of law, or in the heads of depart“ments,” article second, section second, clause first

Which passed in the negative.

Yeas--New Hampshire, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, North Carolina

5 Nays—Massachusetts, Delaware, Virginia, South Carolina, Georgia

5 Divided—Maryland

1 Article fourth, section second, clause second. Instead of "and removed," read is to be removed.”—

Section second, clause third. For “ of regulations “ subsisting," read “ of any law or regulation."

Article fourth, section second, clause third. It was moved to strike out the word “ legally," and insert after the word "state" the words "under the laws " thereof."

Which passed in the affirmative.

It was moved and seconded to strike out“ legally," &c. Article fourth, section second, clause third.

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Which passed in the affirmative.

Yeas-Connecticut, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, Georgia

5 Nays— Massachusetts, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, South Carolina

4 Dividev-New Hampshire, Delaware

2 Article fourth, section third. It was moved to insert after the words " or parts of states," the words or a state, and part of a state"Which passed in the negative.

Article fourth, section fourth. After the word “exe“cutive,” insert“ when the legislature cannot be " convened."

Article filth. It was moved to amend the article so as to require a convention on application of two-thirds of the states"

Which passed in the affirmative.

It was moved and seconded to amend the article fifth, so as to require a convention on the application of two-thirds of the states.

Passed in the affirmative.

Yeas—Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina South Carolina, Georgia 8

Nays-New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New Jersey

3 It was moved and seconded to insert in article fourth, section third, after the words “ or parts of states,” the words “

or a state and part of a state." Passed in the negative. YEA-South Carolina

1 Nays-New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, Georgia

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