Amendment X

[Volume 5, Page 400]

Document 1

Articles of Confederation, art. 2

1 Mar. 1781

Article II. Each state retains its sovereignty, freedom, and independence, and every Power, Jurisdiction and right, which is not by this confederation expressly delegated to the United States, in Congress assembled.

The Founders' Constitution
Volume 5, Amendment X, Document 1
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