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" States the power to coin money, emit bills of credit, or make anything but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts. "
The American Annual Cyclopędia and Register of Important Events ... - Page 326
1863
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Handbook of American Government

William H. Bartlett - United States - 1920 - 162 pages
...rights of the national government. 112. Fiscal Powers of States. — No State shall coin money, or emit bills of credit, or make anything but gold and silver coin a legal tender in payment of debts. These restrictive provisions are necessary in order to prevent...
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Jacksonian Constitutions of the Upper Mississippi Valley, 1844-1854

Lorelle A. Wolf - 1922 - 142 pages
...that clause of the Constitution of the United States, which declares that no State shall have power to emit bills of credit or make anything but gold and silver a legal tender for the payment of debts. 9. Hesolved, that experience having taught us, that v/hen...
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Problems in American Democracy

Thames Williamson - Social problems - 1922 - 567 pages
...contracts. The states have practically no control over the monetary system. They may not coin money, emit bills of credit, or make anything but gold and silver coin legal tender. States may charter and regulate state banks, however, and may also authorize a state...
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Government and Politics in the United States

William Backus Guitteau - United States - 1922 - 484 pages
...war unless actually invaded, or in such imminent danger as will not admit of delay. (8) Coin money, emit bills of credit, or make anything but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts. (4) Without the consent of Congress, lay any duty of tonnage, or lay...
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The Cyclopedic Law Dictionary: Comprising the Terms and Phrases of American ...

Walter A. Shumaker, George Foster Longsdorf - Law - 1922 - 1131 pages
...is pledged. 4 Kent, Comm. 408. The constitution of, the United States provides that no state shall emit bills of credit, or make anything but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts. Article 1, § 10. This prohibition, it seems, does not apply to bills...
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State and Municipal Bonds

William Lee Raymond - Investments - 1923 - 388 pages
...by the Continental Congress. 3 Article I, Section 10, of the Federal Constitution forbade any State to " emit bills of credit " or " make anything but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts." Almost throughout their history, the Colonial bills of credit were greatly...
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Parliamentary Legislation and the American Colonies

Edward Earl Bennett - 1923 - 196 pages
...clause 13. 4 Geo. Ill c. 34 — — 14. 10 Geo. Ill c. 35 15. 13 Geo. Ill c. 57 forbidding the states to emit bills of credit or make anything but gold and silver legal tender in the payment of debts. But even though correct in principle, it did nothing to relieve...
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The Civil War in America, Volume 2

Walter Gaston Shotwell - United States - 1923
...issue such notes, ever since known as ' greenbacks.' The Constitution provided that no state should emit bills of credit or make anything but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts. And it was argued that this prohibition upon the states by intendment...
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The Forum, Volume 67

United States - 1922
...permission to the states to issue money. The final draft took away from them all power to coin money, emit bills of credit, or make anything but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts. Skipping over the interval between then and 1861, it is only necessary...
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The Lawyer and Banker and Central Law Journal, Volume 10

Charles Ellewyn George - Banking law - 1917
...coin money" and "regulate the value thereof," while it is prohibited to the States to "coin money, emit bills of credit" or "make anything but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts." The government alone having power to provide money for the use of the...
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