Daily Bites of Articles of Confederation: #14 Committees of the Several States
PEARL LEONA STURGIS
·MONDAY, AUGUST 22, 2016
The Patriots Daily Bites of American History , Articles of Confederation Series #14
Articles of Confederation
(to be continued)
Committees of the Several States:
The Committee of the States or any nine of them shall be authorized to execute in the recess of congress such as the powers of congress in the United States in Congress assembled, by the consent of the nine States shall from time to time think it expedient to vest them with, provided that no powers be delegated to the said committee for the exercise of which by the Articles of Confederation the voice of nine States in the congress of the United States assembled be requisite.
Article 11: Canada acceding (yielding) to the Confederation and adjoining in the measures of the United States shall be admitted into and entitled to all the advantages of the union but no other colony shall be admitted into the same unless such admission be agreed to by nine States.
Article 12: Pledge of Debts: All bills of credit emitted, money borrowed, and debts contracted by, or under the authority of congress before the assembling of the United States in pursuance of the present Confederation shall be deemed and considered as a charge against the United States for payment and satisfaction whereof the said United States and the public faith are hereby solemnly pledged.
(to be continued)
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