Article 1, Section 7, Clause 1
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Bill of Rights, sec. 4 1 W. & M., 2d sess., c. 2,16 Dec. 1689
4. That levying money for or to the use of the crown, by pretence of prerogative, without grant of parliament, for longer time, or in other manner than the same is or shall be granted, is illegal.
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