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title:“Notes on Debates by John Lansing”
authors:John Lansing, Jr.
date written:1787-6-13

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Lansing, John, Jr. "Notes on Debates by John Lansing." Supplement to Max Farrand's The Records of the Federal Convention of 1787. Ed. James H. Hutson. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1987. 73. Print.

Notes on Debates by John Lansing (June 13, 1787)

Met according to Adjournm't.
9th Resolve—
Mr. Randolph moved that the 9th Article shall extend to Collection of national Revenue Impeachment of any national Officers and Questions which involve the national Peace and Harmony.
Agreed to.
7th Resolve—Mr. C. Pinkney moved that the Words to be chosen by the national Legislature be inserted in the Blank left for that Purpose.
Madison moves second Branch to appoint.
Question carried.
6th Resolve that each Branch ought to possess Right of originating Acts.
Mr. Gerry moves Exception as to the upper House excepting Bills to supply to public Treasury.
8 Noes—3 Ayes.
Committee reported.
Copies of Report ordered—Consideration postponed.
Adjourned till to Morrow.

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