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Adams Adjourned Session Allen ALPHABETICAL LIST Andrew appointed Assembly Assistant Athens authority Belmont Benj Board born Brown building Butler Charles Chas Cincinnati Clark Clerk Clermont Cleveland College Columbiana Columbus committee common Congress Constitution Convened December Court Cuyahoga County David Delaware District duties elected Fairfield February Franklin George Governor Greene Hamilton County Harrison Henry House House of Representatives hundred institution Isaac Jackson Jacob James Jefferson John Joseph Judges July June land legislature Licking Lucas majority March MEMBERSHIP Miami Montgomery Morgan Muskingum Name November October Ohio Perry person Portage present President received Regular Session Convened Representatives Republican resigned Richland Robert Ross Sam'l Samuel Secretary Senate served Service Session Convened January Smith Stark term territory Thomas Thos Trumbull Union United University vice Warren Washington Wayne William Wood
Page 29 - There shall be neither slavery nor involuntary servitude in the said territory, otherwise than in the punishment of crimes, whereof the party shall have been duly convicted : Provided always, That any person escaping into the same, from whom labor or service is lawfully claimed in any one of the original States, such fugitive may be lawfully reclaimed, and conveyed to the person claiming his or her labor or service as aforesaid.
Page 42 - Party, the Supreme Court shall have original Jurisdiction. In all the other Cases before mentioned, the supreme Court shall have appellate Jurisdiction, both as to Law and Fact, with such Exceptions, and under such Regulations as the Congress shall make. (3) The Trial of all Crimes, except in Cases of Impeachment, shall be by Jury; and such Trial shall be held in the State where...
Page 16 - ... the United States in Congress assembled shall, from time to time, direct and appoint. The taxes for paying that proportion, shall be laid and levied by the authority and direction of the legislatures of the several States, within the time agreed upon by the United States in Congress assembled.
Page 29 - The navigable waters leading into the Mississippi and St. Lawrence, and the carrying places between the same, shall be common highways, and forever free, as well to the inhabitants of the said territory, as to the citizens of the United States, and those of any other states that may be admitted into the confederacy, without any tax, impost, or duty therefor.
Page 18 - States an account of the sums of money so borrowed or emitted,— to build and equip a navy— to agree upon the number of land forces, and to make requisitions from each State for its quota, in proportion to the number of white inhabitants in such State; which requisition shall be binding, and thereupon the Legislature of each State shall appoint the regimental officers, raise the men and cloath, arm and equip them...
Page 14 - If any person guilty of, or charged with treason, felony, or other high misdemeanor in any State, shall flee from justice, and be found in any of the United States, he shall upon demand of the Governor or Executive power, of the State from which he fled, be delivered up and removed to the State having jurisdiction of his offence.
Page 43 - All debts contracted and engagements entered into before the adoption of this Constitution, shall be as valid against the United States under this Constitution, as under the Confederation. 2. This Constitution and the laws of the United States which shall be made in pursuance thereof; and all treaties made, or which shall be...
Page 28 - The legislatures of those districts, or new States, shall never interfere with the primary disposal of the soil by the United States in Congress assembled, nor with any regulations Congress may find necessary for securing the title in such soil to the bona-fide purchasers.
Page 14 - States to the records, acts, and judicial proceedings, of the courts and magistrates of every other State. ARTICLE V. For the more convenient management of the general interests of the United States, delegates shall be annually appointed in such manner as the legislature of each State shall direct...