History of Congress: Exhibiting a Classification of the Proceedings of the Senate, and the House of Representatives. Vol. I. From March 4, 1789, to March 3, 1793; Embracing the First Term of the Administration of General Washington

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Página 146 - United States in Congress assembled, two-thirds of both houses concurring, that the following articles be proposed to the legislatures of the several states as amendments to the Constitution of the United States, all, or any of which articles, when ratified by three-fourths of the said legislatures, to be valid to all intents and purposes
Página 158 - resolved, that certain articles, to the number of twelve, be proposed to the legislatures' of the several states, as amendments to the Constitution of the United States, which articles, when ratified by threefourths of the said legislatures, should be valid, to all intents and purposes, as part of the said Constitution: Therefore,
Página 132 - the following articles be proposed to the legislatures of the several states, as amendments to the Constitution of the United States; all, or any of which articles, when ratified by three-fourths of the said legislatures, to be valid, to all intents and purposes, as part of the said Constitution.
Página 144 - of the several states, as amendments to the Constitution of the United States, all or any of which articles, when ratified by three-fourths of the said legislatures, to be valid, to all intents and purposes, as part of the said Constitution, viz:— "Articles in addition to, and amendment of,
Página 137 - That government ought to be instituted for the common benefit, protection, and security of the people; and that the doctrine of non-resistance against arbitrary power and oppression is absurd, slavish, and destructive of the good and happiness of mankind. 3.
Página 129 - right to a speedy and public trial; to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation; to be confronted with the witnesses against him ; to have compulsory process for obtaining witnesses in his favour; and to have the assistance of counsel
Página 653 - made of the Bank of the United States, in pursuance of the eleventh section of the act, entitled ' An act to incorporate the subscribers to the bank of the United States:' Provided, That no engagement nor contract shall be entered into, which shall preclude the United States from reimbursing any sum or sums borrowed, within
Página 155 - the Congress of the United States, begun and held at the city of New York, on Wednesday, the fourth day of March, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-nine, resolved, two-thirds of both houses concurring, that sundry articles be proposed to the legislatures of the several states, as amendments to the Constitution of the United
Página 652 - secretary of the treasury be directed to report the plan of a provision for the reimbursement of the loan made of the Bank of the United States, pursuant to the eleventh section of the act, entitled ' An act to incorporate the subscribers to the Bank of the United States.'

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