New York Ratifying Convention
Resolution by Robert R. Livingston
[Poughkeepsie, New York, June 19, 1788]
Resolved That no question general or particular shall be [put]1 in this [Committee] upon the proposed constitution of Government for the United States or upon any clause or article thereof nor upon any amendment which may be proposed thereto until after the said constitution [& Amendments] shall have been [considered Clause by Clause].
D, in the writings of Robert R. Livingston and H, John McKesson Papers, New-York Historical Society, New York City.
1. Bracketed words in this document are in the writing of Robert R. Livingston.