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" Freedom of speech and debate in Congress shall not be impeached or questioned in any court, or place out of Congress... "
A Brief View of the Constitution of the United States: Addressed to the Law ... - Page 53
by Peter Stephen Du Ponceau - 1834 - 106 pages
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A Familiar Exposition of the Constitution of the United States: Containing a ...

Joseph Story - Constitutional law - 1865 - 372 pages
...In determining questions in the United States in Congress assembled, each State shall have one vote. Freedom of speech and debate in Congress shall not...of Congress ; and the members of Congress shall be pio tected in their persons from arrests and imprisonment, during the time of their going to, and from,...
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Hearings, Reports and Prints of Joint Committee on Congressional Operations

United States. Congress. Joint Committee on Congressional Operations - Legislative hearings - 1973
...Style, which phrased it by revising Article V of the Articles of Confederation which had provided: "Freedom of speech and debate in Congress shall not...questioned in any court, or place out of Congress." (Emphasis supplied.) This wording derived in turn from the provision of the English Bill of Rights...
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Constitutional Immunity of Members of Congress: Hearings, Ninety ..., Part 1

United States. Congress. Joint Committee on Congressional Operations - Government publications - 1973
...logical for the Articles of Confederation to contain a legislative immunity clause which read, ". . . Freedom of speech and debate in Congress shall not...questioned in any court, or place out of Congress . . ." The Constitutional Convention of 1787 adopted this clause without heated debate or dissent ;...
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Senate Manual Containing the Standing Rules, Orders, Laws, and Resolutions ...

United States. Congress. Senate - 1976
...Congress assembled, each state shall have one vote. Freedom of speech and debate in Congress shah1 not be impeached or questioned in any Court, or place...congress, except for treason, felony, or breach of the peace. ARTICLE vi. No state without the Consent of the united states in congress assembled, shall...
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Report of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives ...

Legislative power - 1980
...formulation which repeated almost verbatim the language of Article V of the Articles of Confederation: "Freedom of speech and debate in Congress shall not...questioned in any court, or place out of Congress. . . ." The language of that Article, of which the present clause is only a slight modification, is...
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Congressional Serial Set

United States - 1981
...determining questions in the united states, in Congress assembled, each state shall have one vote. Freedom of speech and debate in Congress shall not...congress, except for treason, felony, or breach of the peace. ARTICLE vi. No state without the Consent of the united 756.7 states in congress assembled,...
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Dreiser: Sister Carrie; Jennie Gerhardt; Twelve Men

Theodore Dreiser - Fiction - 1987 - 1168 pages
...determining questions in the united states, in Congress assembled, each state shall have one vote. Freedom of speech and debate in Congress shall not...congress, except for treason, felony, or breach of the peace. Article VI. No state without the Consent of the united states in congress assembled, shall...
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Roots of the Republic: American Founding Documents Interpreted

Stephen L. Schechter - History - 1990 - 464 pages
...vote, and the House of Representatives giving a number of votes proportional to a state's population. Freedom of speech and debate in Congress shall not...congress, except for treason, felony, or breach of the peace.13 Article VI.14 No state without the Consent of the united states in congress assembled,...
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The Constitutional Convention and the Formation of the Union

Winton U. Solberg - History - 1990 - 428 pages
...In determining questions in the united states in Congress assembled, each state shall have one vote. Freedom of speech and debate in Congress shall not...congress, except for treason, felony, or breach of the peace. Article VI. No state, without the Consent of the united states in congress assembled, shall...
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Founding the Republic: A Documentary History

John J. Patrick - History - 1995 - 272 pages
...In determining questions in the united states in Congress assembled, each state shall have one vote. Freedom of speech and debate in Congress shall not...congress, except for treason, felony, or breach of the peace. ARTICLE VI. No state, without the Consent of the united states in congress assembled, shall...
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