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1895-05-07 00:00:00 in the Committee on Address: Address to the People
Final version of the address to the people as corrected by the Committee.
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1895-05-07 00:00:00 in the Committee on Address: Address to the People
Final version of the address to the people as corrected by the Committee.
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1895-05-08 09:00:00 in the The Convention: Address to the People
Special committee on drafting an address to the people of Utah, to accompany the Constitution, reported as follows:
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1895-05-08 09:00:00 in the The Convention: Address to the People
Special committee on drafting an address to the people of Utah, to accompany the Constitution, reported as follows:
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1787-08-17 11:00:00 in the The Convention: Col. Mason in opposition to Mr. Reads motion desired it might be considered to whom the money would belong; if to the people, the legislature representing the people ought to appoint the keepers of it.
Col. Mason in opposition to Mr. Reads motion desired it might be considered to whom the money would belong; if to the people, the legislature representing the people ought to appoint the keepers of it.
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1787-08-17 11:00:00 in the The Convention: Col. Mason in opposition to Mr. Reads motion desired it might be considered to whom the money would belong; if to the people, the legislature representing the people ought to appoint the keepers of it.
Col. Mason in opposition to Mr. Reads motion desired it might be considered to whom the money would belong; if to the people, the legislature representing the people ought to appoint the keepers of it.
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1787-09-15 10:00:00 in the The Convention: Appoint a Committee to Prepare an Address to the People
Mr. Carrol reminded the House that no address to the people had yet been prepared. He considered it of great importance that such an one should accompany the Constitution. The people had been accustomed to such on great occasions, and would expect it...
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1787-08-24 10:00:00 in the The Convention: Carroll's Amendment for Presidential Election by the People
Mr. Carrol moved to strike out, “by the Legislature” and insert “by the people” — Mr Wilson 2ded. him
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1787-09-15 10:00:00 in the The Convention: Motion to appoint a Committee to prepare an address to the people.
Mr. Carrol reminded the House that no address to the people had yet been prepared. He considered it of great importance that such an one should accompany the Constitution. The people had been accustomed to such on great occasions, and would expect it...
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1787-09-05 10:00:00 in the The Convention: Mr. Gerry objected that this would put it in the power of three or four States to put in whom they pleased. Mr. Williamson. There are seven States which do not contain one third of the people — If the Senate are to appoint, less than one sixth of the people will have the power.
Mr. Gerry objected that this would put it in the power of three or four States to put in whom they pleased. Mr. Williamson. There are seven States which do not contain one third of the people — If the Senate are to appoint, less than one sixth of...
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1787-09-05 10:00:00 in the The Convention: Mr. Gerry objected that this would put it in the power of three or four States to put in whom they pleased. Mr. Williamson. There are seven States which do not contain one third of the people — If the Senate are to appoint, less than one sixth of the people will have the power —
Mr. Gerry objected that this would put it in the power of three or four States to put in whom they pleased. Mr. Williamson. There are seven States which do not contain one third of the people — If the Senate are to appoint, less than one sixth of...
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1895-04-29 09:30:00 in the Committee of the Whole: Article No. 25.2: Sections 4: Second Amendment
Mr. KIMBALL {Weber). Mr. Chairman, in line 7, at the end of the line, I move to strike out the word “or,” and in line 9, after the word “Utah,” insert “or the people of the Territory of Utah.” I do that for this reason, that all criminal bonds or...
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1895-04-29 09:30:00 in the Committee of the Whole: Article No. 25.2: Sections 4: Second Amendment
Mr. KIMBALL {Weber). Mr. Chairman, in line 7, at the end of the line, I move to strike out the word “or,” and in line 9, after the word “Utah,” insert “or the people of the Territory of Utah.” I do that for this reason, that all criminal bonds or...
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1787-08-24 10:00:00 in the The Convention: Report of the Committee of Detail [Resolutions] - Article X: Section 1 - Final Two Clauses: Carroll for Election by the People
It was moved and seconded to strike out the word “Legislature” and to insert the word “People” in the 1st section 10th article. Editors' note: Madison writes, "Mr. Carrol moved to strike out, “by the Legislature” and insert “by the people” — Mr...
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1787-09-10 15:00:00 in the Committee of Style and Arrangement: Instruction to Prepare an Address to the People
It was moved and seconded to refer the following to the Committee of revision. "That it be an instruction to the Committee to prepare an address to the People to accompany the present constitution, and to be laid with the same before the United...
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1787-08-31 10:00:00 in the The Convention: Mr. Wilson supported the motion of Mr. Madison, requiring a majority both of the people and of States. Mr Clymer was also in favor of it. Col: Mason was for preserving ideas familiar to the people. Nine States had been required in all great cases under the Confederation & that number was on that account preferable.
Mr. Wilson supported the motion of Mr. Madison, requiring a majority both of the people and of States. Mr Clymer was also in favor of it. Col: Mason was for preserving ideas familiar to the people. Nine States had been required in all great...
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1787-09-10 10:00:00 in the The Convention: Instruction to Prepare an Address to the People
It was moved and seconded to refer the following to the Committee of revision. "That it be an instruction to the Committee to prepare an address to the People to accompany the present constitution, and to be laid with the same before the United...
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1787-09-11 11:00:00 in the Committee of Style: Pinckney's Proposal for an Address to the People
From the Journal record of the Convention session of 10th September: "It was moved and seconded to refer the following to the Committee of revision. "“That it be an instruction to the Committee to prepare an address to the People to accompany the...
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1787-09-10 10:00:00 in the The Convention: Pinckney's Proposal for an Address to the People
It was moved and seconded to refer the following to the Committee of revision. “That it be an instruction to the Committee to prepare an address to the People to accompany the present constitution, and to be laid with the same before the United...
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1895-05-07 10:00:00 in the The Convention: Draft an Address to the People of the Territory of Utah
Mr. EICHNOR; Mr. President, I move that Mr. Whitney, who is a member of the committee to draft an address to the people of the Territory of Utah, make a verbal report and submit the address as prepared by the committee.
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1895-05-07 10:00:00 in the The Convention: Draft an Address to the People of the Territory of Utah
Mr. EICHNOR; Mr. President, I move that Mr. Whitney, who is a member of the committee to draft an address to the people of the Territory of Utah, make a verbal report and submit the address as prepared by the committee.
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1895-04-20 09:00:00 in the The Convention: The following petitions were presented asking that the question of prohibition be submitted as a separate article to a vote of the people:
The following petitions were presented asking that the question of prohibition be submitted as a separate article to a vote of the people:
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1895-04-20 09:00:00 in the The Convention: The following petitions were presented asking that the question of prohibition be submitted as a separate article to a vote of the people:
The following petitions were presented asking that the question of prohibition be submitted as a separate article to a vote of the people:
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1895-04-30 09:00:00 in the The Convention: Article No. 26.3: Section 3: Amendment
Mr. CORFMAN. Mr. President, I move to strike out of section 3 the words “Salt Lake City,” and insert the words “Provo City.” I desire to say a few words on this proposition, as a member of the committee on public buildings and institutions. I was in...
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1895-04-30 09:00:00 in the The Convention: Article No. 26.3: Section 3: Amendment
Mr. CORFMAN. Mr. President, I move to strike out of section 3 the words “Salt Lake City,” and insert the words “Provo City.” I desire to say a few words on this proposition, as a member of the committee on public buildings and institutions. I was in...
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1787-06-06 11:00:00 in the Committee of the Whole: Virginia Plan [Resolutions] - Fourth Resolution: Pinckney Removes "People"
It was moved by Mr C. Pinckney seconded by Mr Rutledge to strike the word “people” out of the 4th resolution submitted by Mr Randolph, and to insert in it’s place the word “Legislatures” so as to read “resolved that the Members of the first branch...
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1895-05-07 00:00:00 in the Committee on Address
07 May 1895, 00:00
In: Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2020 Edition)
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1895-05-07 00:00:00 in the Committee on Address
07 May 1895, 00:00
In: Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2019 Edition)
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1919-06-04 12:00:00 in the United States Senate
H.J. Res. 1 is debated and adopted.
04 Jun 1919, 12:00
In: United States Nineteenth Amendment and Edmunds Tucker Act [Early Access - Work in Progress]
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1895-04-13 10:00:00 in the Committee on Schedule, Future Amendments, Miscellaneous
13 Apr 1895, 10:00
In: Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2020 Edition)
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1895-04-13 10:00:00 in the Committee on Schedule, Future Amendments, Miscellaneous
13 Apr 1895, 10:00
In: Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2019 Edition)
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1787-06-21 11:00:00 in the The Convention
21 Jun 1787, 11:00
In: United States Constitutional Convention 1787 (2016 Edition)
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1787-06-21 11:00:00 in the The Convention
Resolutions 2 and 3. Debated composition of first branch of the legislature.
21 Jun 1787, 11:00
In: U.S. Constitutional Convention 1787 (2019 Edition)
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1787-06-20 11:00:00 in the The Convention
20 Jun 1787, 11:00
In: United States Constitutional Convention 1787 (2016 Edition)
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1787-06-20 11:00:00 in the The Convention
Resolutions 1 and 2. Debated the issue of a two-house legislature.
20 Jun 1787, 11:00
In: U.S. Constitutional Convention 1787 (2019 Edition)
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1789-08-15 11:00:00 in the House: Committee of the Whole
The Committee considers the Committee of Eleven report
15 Aug 1789, 11:00
In: United States Bill of Rights 1789
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1789-08-15 11:00:00 in the House: Committee of the Whole
The Committee considers the Committee of Eleven report
15 Aug 1789, 11:00
In: United States Bill of Rights 1789 (2020 Edition)
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1787-06-06 11:00:00 in the Committee of the Whole
06 Jun 1787, 11:00
In: United States Constitutional Convention 1787 (2016 Edition)
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1787-06-07 11:00:00 in the Committee of the Whole House
Resolution 5. The second branch of the Legislature considered, and election to second branch by state legislatures agreed.
07 Jun 1787, 11:00
In: U.S. Constitutional Convention 1787 (2019 Edition)
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1895-04-05 10:00:00 in the The Convention
05 Apr 1895, 10:00
In: Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2020 Edition)
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1895-04-05 10:00:00 in the The Convention
05 Apr 1895, 10:00
In: Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2019 Edition)
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1787-06-09 11:00:00 in the Committee of the Whole
09 Jun 1787, 11:00
In: United States Constitutional Convention 1787 (2016 Edition)
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1787-07-19 11:00:00 in the The Convention
Resolution 9. Debated the powers and election of the executive.
19 Jul 1787, 11:00
In: U.S. Constitutional Convention 1787 (2019 Edition)
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1787-06-06 11:00:00 in the Committee of the Whole House
Resolution 4. Republicanism debated, proposal that state legislatures elect first branch of Legislature rejected.
06 Jun 1787, 11:00
In: U.S. Constitutional Convention 1787 (2019 Edition)
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1787-06-25 11:00:00 in the The Convention
25 Jun 1787, 11:00
In: United States Constitutional Convention 1787 (2016 Edition)
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1787-07-23 11:00:00 in the The Convention
New Hampshire delegation arrived. Resolutions 17, 18, and 19. Debated ratification. Created Committee of Detail.
23 Jul 1787, 11:00
In: U.S. Constitutional Convention 1787 (2019 Edition)
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1787-07-19 11:00:00 in the The Convention
19 Jul 1787, 11:00
In: United States Constitutional Convention 1787 (2016 Edition)
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1919-06-03 00:00:00 in the United States Senate
H.J. Res. 1 is debated.
03 Jun 1919, 00:00
In: United States Nineteenth Amendment and Edmunds Tucker Act [Early Access - Work in Progress]
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1895-04-13 10:00:00 in the The Convention
13 Apr 1895, 10:00
In: Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2020 Edition)
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1895-04-13 10:00:00 in the The Convention
13 Apr 1895, 10:00
In: Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2019 Edition)
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1787-06-25 11:00:00 in the The Convention
Resolution 4. Debated composition of second branch of the legislature.
25 Jun 1787, 11:00
In: U.S. Constitutional Convention 1787 (2019 Edition)
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1895-04-15 10:00:00 in the The Convention
15 Apr 1895, 10:00
In: Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2020 Edition)
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1895-04-15 10:00:00 in the The Convention
15 Apr 1895, 10:00
In: Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2019 Edition)
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1895-05-06 00:00:00 in the Committee on Address
06 May 1895, 00:00
In: Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2020 Edition)
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1787-07-23 11:00:00 in the The Convention
23 Jul 1787, 11:00
In: United States Constitutional Convention 1787 (2016 Edition)
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1787-06-09 11:00:00 in the Committee of the Whole House
Resolutions 4 and 7. Voting procedures within the Legislature debated, and proposition that state executives elect the National Executive rejected.
09 Jun 1787, 11:00
In: U.S. Constitutional Convention 1787 (2019 Edition)
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1895-05-06 00:00:00 in the Committee on Address
06 May 1895, 00:00
In: Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2019 Edition)
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1787-05-31 10:00:00 in the Committee of the Whole
31 May 1787, 10:00
In: United States Constitutional Convention 1787 (2016 Edition)
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1895-04-05 14:30:00 in the The Convention
05 Apr 1895, 14:30
In: Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2020 Edition)
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1895-04-05 14:30:00 in the The Convention
05 Apr 1895, 14:30
In: Utah State Constitutional Convention 1895 (2019 Edition)
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18 May, 1787: Benjamin Franklin to Richard Price
Representation from New York on the floor today. Online Library of Liberty transcription (from Farrand): Philada., May 18, 1787. We have now meeting here a Convention of the principal people in the several States, for the purpose of revising the...
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24 May, 1787: William Grayson to James Madison
Link to full letter in the Library of Congress collection in box below. Excerpt included by Online Library of Liberty transcription (from Farrand): 24th. May 1787. Entre nous. I believe the Eastern people have taken ground they will not depart...
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Record of an Unofficial Meeting - 17 July 1787
After the end of the session on 16 July, Madison notes down a unofficial meeting which took place on the morning of 17 July 1787, before the start of that day's session.
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Electronic Enlightenment Resources
Links to relevant records at e-enlightenment.com