4111 HISTORIC DOCUMENTS
years; nor shall any person, being a delegate, be capable of holding
any office under the United States, for which he, or any other for
his benefit, receives any salary, fees, or emolument, of any kind.
Sec. 3.-Each State shall maintain its own delegates in a meeting
of the States, and while they act as members of the committee of
Sec. 4.-In determining questions in the United States in Congress assembled, each State shall have one vote.
Sec. 5.-Freedom of speech and debate in Congress shall not be
impeached or questioned in any court or place out of Congress, and
the members of Congress shall be protected in their persons from
arrests and imprisonments during the time of their going to and
from, and attendance on Congress, except for treason, felony, or
breach of the peace.
Section 1.--No State, without the consent of the United States
in Congress assembled, shall send any embassy to, or receive any
embassy from, or enter into any conference, agreement, alliance, or
treaty with any king, prince, or State, nor shall any person holding
any office of profit or trust under the United States, or any of them,
accept of any present, emolument, office, or title, of any kind whatever, from any king, prince, or foreign State; nor shall the United
States in Congress assembled, or any of them, grant any title of
Sec. 2.-No two or more States shall enter into any treaty, confederation, or alliance whatever, between them, without the consent
of the United States in Congress assembled, specifying accurately
the purposes for which the same is to be entered into, and how long
it shall continue.
Sec. 3.-No State shall lay any imposts or duties which may
interfere with any stipulations in treaties entered into by the United
States in Congress assembled, with any king, prince, or State, in
pursuance of any treaties already proposed by Congress to the
courts of France and Spain.
Sec. 4.-No vessels of war shall be kept up in time of peace by
any State, except such number only as shall be deemed necessary
by the United States in Congress assembled, for the defense of such
State, or its trade; nor shall any body of forces be kept up by any
State, in time of peace, except such number only as, in the