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MVB remarks on canal tolls and salt duties, 30 October 1821

Mr. Van Buren proposed to modify the proviso, by adding to it the words "unless by the consent of two-thirds of the legislature," to which Mr. Burroughs assented.

The motion was put, and lost; when the question on the whole section was taken, and carried.

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Source: Nathaniel Carter and William L. Stone, Reports of the Proceedings and Debates of the Convention of 1821, Assembled for the Purpose of Amending the Constitution of the State of New-York: Containing All the Official Documents . . . (1821)
Collection: N/A
Series: Series 3 (17 February 1815-2 December 1821)