Article 1, Section 2, Clause 1
Delaware Charter of 1701Thorpe 1:559
FOR the well governing of this Province and Territories, there shall be an Assembly yearly chosen, by the Freemen thereof, . . .
Thorpe, Francis Newton, ed. The Federal and State Constitutions, Colonial Charters, and Other Organic Laws of the States, Territories, and Colonies Now or Heretofore Forming the United States of America. 7 vols. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1909.
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