U.S. Constitution

Article I
Section 10, Clause 2

U.S. Constitution- Legislative Department

Article I. The Congress

Section 10.Powers Denied to the States

Clause 1. Treaties, Coining Money, Impairing Contracts
Clause 2. Duties on Exports and Imports
Clause 3. Tonnage Duties and Interstate Compacts

Clause 2. Duties On Exports and Imports

No State shall, without the Consent of the Congress, lay any Imposts or Duties on Imports or Exports, except what may be absolutely necessary for executing it’s inspection Laws: and the net Produce of all Duties and Imposts, laid by any State on Imports or Exports, shall be for the Use of the Treasury of the United States; and all such Laws shall be subject to the Revision and Controul of the Congress.

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