Elliot’s Debates: Volume 2
Convention of New York
Wednesday, July 23, 1783.
Mr. JONES moved, that the words on condition, in the form of the ratification, should be obliterated, and that the words in full confidence should be substitutedwhich was carried.
For the Affirmative.
|Mr. Jay,||Mr. J. Smith,||Mr. P. Livingston,|
|Mr. R. Morris,||Mr. Jones,||Mr. Hatfield|
|Mr. Hobart,||Mr. Schenck,||Mr. Van Cortland|
|Mr. Hamilton,||Mr. Lawrence,||Mr. Crane,|
|Mr. Robt. R. Livingston,||Mr. Carman,||Mr. Sarls,|
|Mr. Roosevelt,||Mr. Lefferts,||Mr. Platt,|
|Mr. Duane,||Mr. Vandervoort||Mr. M. Smith|
|Mr. Harrison,||Mr. Bancker,||Mr. Gilbert Livingston,|
|Mr. Low,||Mr. Ryerss,||Mr. DeWitt,|
|Mr. Scudder,||Mr. L. Morris||Mr. Williams.|
For the Negative.
|Mr. R. Yates,||Mr. Wynkoop,||Mr. Winn,|
|Mr. Lansing,||Mr. Haring,||Mr. Veeder|
|Mr. I. Thompson,||Mr. Woodhull,||Mr. Staring|
|Mr. Ten Eyck,||Mr. Wisner,||Mr. Parker|
|Mr. Tredwell,||Mr. Wood,||Mr. Baker|
|Mr. President,||Mr. Swartwout,||Mr. Hopkins,|
|Mr. Cantine,||Mr. Akins,||Mr. Van Ness,|
|Mr. Schoonmaker,||Mr. Harper||Mr. Bay|
|Mr. Clark,||Mr. C. Yates,||Mr. Adgate|
|Mr. J. Clinton,||Mr. Frey,|
The committee continued the consideration of the amendments till Thursday; when Mr. LANSING moved to adopt a resolution, that there should be reserved to the state of New York a right to withdraw herself from the Union after a certain number of years, unless the amendments proposed should previously be submitted to a general convention.
This motion was negatived.
The committee proceeded in the consideration of the amendments till