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Ch.5 Amendment III: Quartering Soldiers Clause

From: The Complete Bill of Rights: The Drafts, Debates, Sources, and Origins (2nd Edition)

Neil H. Cogan

From: Oxford Constitutions (http://oxcon.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved.date: 06 May 2021

Fourthly. That in article 1st, section 9, between clauses 3 and 4 [of the Constitution], be inserted these clauses, to wit, . . . . . . No soldier shall in time of peace be quartered in any house without the consent of the owner; nor at any time, but in a manner warranted by law. Congressional Register, June 8, 1789, vol. 1, p. 427. Fourthly. That in article 1st, section 9, between clauses 3 and 4 [of the Constitution], be inserted these clauses, to wit: . . . . . . No soldier shall in time of peace be quartered in any house, without consent of the owner; nor at...
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