Grand Convention at Philadelphia, May to September, 1787, Quill Project 2021 Edition.
The main chamber of the Constitutional Convention, consisting of all delegates.
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Report of the Committee on Interstate Comity and Bankruptcy and First Report of Committee on Postponed Matters amended and accepted.
[First Report of the Committee on Postponed Matters as Amended by the Convention]
That in lieu of the 9th section of the 6th article the following be inserted
Sect. 9. The Members of each House shall be ineligible to any civil Office under the authority of the United States [+e674459]created, or the emoluments whereof shall have been encreased [+e674463]during the time for which they shall respectively be elected[+e674459] — and no person holding any office under the United States shall be a Member of either House during his continuance in Office.[+e674467]