Section 1. Congress shall enact no law entailing the distribution of any person’s wealth or property against that person’s will to benefit another, except as settlement for a crime against the other whereof the first party shall have been duly convicted.
Section 2. Congress shall enact no law entailing the distribution of any legally levied Taxes, Duties, Imposts and Excises or other government revenues to benefit another except as Compensation for Goods or Services provided for the authorized operation of the United States Government, as to be ascertained by Law.
Section 3. Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.