Amendment III

[Volume 5, Page 217]

Document 6

Delaware Declaration of Rights and Fundamental Rules

11 Sept. 1776Sources 339

21. That no Soldier ought to be quartered in any House in Time of Peace without the Consent of the Owner; and in Time of War in such Manner only as the Legislature shall direct.

The Founders' Constitution
Volume 5, Amendment III, Document 6
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Sources of Our Liberties. Edited by Richard L. Perry under the general supervision of John C. Cooper. [Chicago:] American Bar Foundation, 1952.

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