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226 RECORDS OF THE FEDERAL CONVENTION Wednesday McHENRY ,'lugust 8 McHENR� August 8. The 2 sect. of the IV. article was amended to read 7 insted of three years. It was proposed to add to the section "at least one year preceding his election". negatived. Maryland divided. Mrs. Mercer and Carrol neg. Mr. Jenifer and my- self aft. The fifth section giving the sole power of raising and appro- priating money to the house of representatives expunged.