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title:“Motion”
authors:Anonymous
date written:1787-8-25

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last updated:Jan. 22, 2013, 8:21 a.m. UTC
retrieved:Sept. 23, 2018, 3:46 p.m. UTC

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citation:
"Motion." Supplement to Max Farrand's The Records of the Federal Convention of 1787. Ed. James H. Hutson. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1987. 239. Print.
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source:
Photostat, Library of Congress

Motion (August 25, 1787)

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Motion No Regulation of Commerce or Revenue shall extend to giving the Ports of One State any preference to those of another State. Nor to oblige Vessels bound to or from one State, to pay any Toll or Duty in any other but the State they may have cleared out for. Neither shall they meet with any Stopage Molestation or Hindrance from the Ports or Batteries of any other State. The Legislature of the different States shall have full power to Establish such ports of Entry and Clearance in their Individual States as they may think proper.

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