Validity of Prior Debts and Engagements
PRIOR DEBTS, NATIONAL SUPREMACY, AND OATHS OF OFFICE
Clause 1. All Debts contracted and Engagements entered into, before the Adoption of this Constitution, shall be as valid against the United States under this Constitution, as under the Confederation.
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