Article VI, Paragraph 2 of the Constitution is commonly referred to as the
The preemption doctrine derives from the
What happens when state law conflicts with federal law? The answer relies on
the doctrine known as federal preemption. The
All Debts contracted and Engagements entered into, before the Adoption of this Constitution, shall be as valid against the United States under this Constitution, ...
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All debts contracted and engagements entered into, before the adoption of this Constitution, shall be as valid against the United States under this Constitution, ...
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Article VI - Prior Debts, National