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es posed op such migration or importation at a rate not “exceeding the average of the duties laid on'imposts.**

The fifth section to remain as in the report. ?." * The sixth section to be stricken out. * ; .

It was moved and seconded to reconsider the first clause, first section, seventh article is. ..!, Which passed in the affirmative. - 1971 :

Yeas-Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia, South Carolina, Georgia - Ax? 7

NAYS---New Hampsbire, Maryland cost.m... . 2 · And to-morrow was assigned for the reconsideration.

It was moved and seconded to postpone the consideration of the second and third sections, piath article is in

Iri 1,1 1. til Which passed in the negative... ins• Yeas-New Hampshire, North Carolina, Georgia 8

Nays-Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, South Carolina . i7

It was moved and seconded to strike out the second and third sections of the ninth article- ! ment's Which passed in the affirmative....! . ..of pain

YEAS-New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Conneclicut, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, South Carolina .. a... o *! &

Nays--North Carolina, Georgia :. " Low '!! 2

Separate questioos being taken on the first, second, and third clauses of the first section, lenth article, as reported, us! is nie

They passed in the affirmative. ; .. ; " It was moved and seconded to strike out the word cé legislature," and to insert the word “ people," in the first section, tenth article--'

Which passed in the negative.. · YEAS-Pennsylvania, Delaware . ... .. 3

Nars-New Hampshire, Massachuselts, Connecticut, New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia . . . 9

It was moved and seconded to insert the word joint" before the word “ballot," in the first section of the tenth article-. Which passed in the affirmative. . . · Yeas—New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Pennsylva: nia, Delaware, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina - ia. . . . . . : 7

NAYS--Connecticut, New Jersey, Maryland, Georgia • • • • • • • 4

It was moved and seconded to add, after the word “legislature,” in the first section, tenth article, the words “ each state having one vote!... .. 1

Which passed in the negative.. .... , · YeasConnecticut, New Jersey, Delaware, Mary. land, Georgia • ,. • • • • • 8

Nays--New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina 6

It was moved and seconded to insert after the word ** legislature,” in the first section of the tenth article, the words “ to which election a majority of the votes of * the members present shall be required"

! · Which passed in the affirmative..

Yeas-New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia - 10

Nar-New Jersey, . . . . p. 1 On the question to agree to the following clause : 14 * 5. And in case the numbers for the the highest in

" yotes should be equal, then the president of the se"nate shall have an additional casting voice" .

It passed in the negative. :

It was moved and seconded to agree to the following amendment to the first section of the tenth article : :

Shall be chosen by electors to be chosen by the “people of the several states".

Which passed in the negative.

Yeas—Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Virginia . - - - 5

Nays—New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia - 6

It was moved and seconded to postpone the consideration of the two last clauses of the first section, tenth article

Which passed in the negative.

It was moved and seconded to refer the two last clauses of the first section, tenth article, to a committee of a member from each state

Which passed in the negative. · YEAS--New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Mary. land, Virginia . . . . .

Nays-New Hampshire, Massachusetts, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia

DIVIDED-Connecticut .
On the question to agree to the following clause,
“ Shall be chosen by electors”
It passed in the negative.

Yeas-New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Virginia . - - - - - - 4

Nays-New Hampshire, North Carolina, South Ca. rolina, Georgia . . .

DIVIDED-Connecticut, Maryland . ?

The consideration of the remaining clauses of the first section, tenth article; was postponed till to-morrow, on the request of the deputies of the state of New Jersey. ..

On the question to transpose the word “information," and to insert it after the word: “ legislature," in the first clause of the second section, tenth article, ..

It passed in the affirmative.'. ' '.

It was moved and seconded to-strike out the words “ he may," and to insert the word "and" before the word" recommend,” in the second clause of the second section, tenth artiele !!! : : :

Which passed in the affirmative. ... . .

It was moved and seconded to insert the word it and" after the word “ occasions," in the second section, tenth article

Which passed in the affirmative. ; 1 :..

It was moved and seconded to insert the word " shatl” before the words 5 think proper," second section, tenth article- . .

Which passed in the affirmative." "Fros

It was moved and seconded to strike out the word " officers, and to insert the words 6.10 offices," after the word “ appoint," in the second section of the tenth article

Which passed in the affirmative. . .'. '1

It was moved and seconded to insert the words 66 or by law,” after the word “ constitution," in the second section of the tenth article

Which passed in the negative.
YEA--Connecticut

.' . . . 1 Nays--New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New Jersey,

Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, South Carolina, Georgia - - - - 9

It was moved by Mr. Dickinson, and seconded, to strike out the words " and shall appoint to offices in 66 all cases not otherwise provided for by this consti“tution,' and to insert the following:

« And shall appoint to all offices established by this " constitution, except in cases herein otherwise providsed for, and to all offices which may hereafter be cre"ated by law" ,

Which passed in the affirmative.

YEAS-Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Georgia

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6 Nays-New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Delaware, South Carolina - .. .

4 It was moved and seconded to add the following clause to the last amendment:

“ Except where, by law, the appointment shall be 5 vested in the executives of the several states"

Which passed in the negative.

It was moved and seconded to agree to the following order : - " That the order respecting the adjournment at four I be repealed, and that in future the bouse assemble at 66 ten, and adjourn at three"

Which passed unanimously in the affirmative. , ., The house adjourned.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 25, 1787. .' It was moved by Mr. Randolph, and seconded, to postpone the first clause of the first section, seventh article, in order to take up the following amendment:

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