U.S. Constitutional Convention 1787 (2021 Edition)

Grand Convention at Philadelphia, May to September, 1787, Quill Project 2021 Edition.

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Session 6271: 1787-08-31 10:00:00

Articles XXI TO XXIII. Mode of ratification and adoption of Constitution debated. Report of the Committee on Commercial Discrimination agreed. Committee on Postponed Matters appointed.

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Report of the Committee on Commercial Discrimination (Amended)

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[Report of the Committee on Commercial Discrimination as Amended by the Convention] [+e674397]


The following be inserted after the 4 clause of the 7 section, [+e674397]


Nor shall any regulation of commerce or revenue give preference to the ports of one State over those of another[+e674397] or oblige Vessels bound to or from any State to enter, clear, or pay duties in another.[+e674399] [+e674402]


And all[+e674402] tonnage,[+e674402 -e674403] duties, imposts, and excises, laid by the Legislature shall be uniform throughout the United States.[+e674402]

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