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title:“Motions”
authors:Anonymous
date written:1787-8-21

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last updated:Jan. 22, 2013, 8:07 a.m. UTC
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citation:
"Motions." Supplement to Max Farrand's The Records of the Federal Convention of 1787. Ed. James H. Hutson. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1987. 232. Print.
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source:
Photostat, Library of Congress

Motions (August 21, 1787)

I.
1
The Legislature shall fulfill the Engagements of the United States and consider themselves equaly bound as Congress now are to the Creditors of the same.
II.
2
All demands either of States or Individuals against the United States shall be as good and valid under this present Government as the former and all the duties and authority of Congress in this behalf shall devolve upon this Legislature.

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