Article 1, Section 7, Clause 1

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Document 5

Delaware Constitution of 1776, ART. 6

Thorpe 1:563

All money-bills for the support of government shall originate in the house of assembly, and may be altered, amended, or rejected by the legislative council. All other bills and ordinances may take rise in the house of assembly or legislative council, and may be altered, amended, or rejected by either.

The Founders' Constitution
Volume 2, Article 1, Section 7, Clause 1, Document 5
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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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