North Dakota Blue Book (Google eBook)

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Daily Tribune, 1897 - North Dakota
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Page 17 - SEC. 42. The members of the legislative assembly shall in all cases except treason, felony and breach of the peace, be privileged from arrest during their attendance at the sessions of their respective houses, and in going to or returning from the same. For words used in any speech or debate in either house,
Page 18 - SEC. 46. A majority of the members of each house shall constitute a quorum, but a smaller number may adjourn from day to day, and may compel the attendance of absent members, in such a manner, and under such a penalty, as may be prescribed by law.
Page 23 - SEC. 76. The governor shall have power to remit fines and forfeitures, to grant reprieves, commutations and pardons after conviction, for all offenses except treason and cases of impeachment : but the legislative assembly may by law regulate the manner in which the remission of fines, pardons, commutations and reprieves may be applied
Page 50 - The following article shall be irrevocable without the consent of the United States and the people of this state. SEC. 203. First. Perfect toleration of religious sentiment shall be secured, and no inhabitant of this state shall ever be molested in person or property on account of his or her mode of religious worship. STATE
Page 50 - Second. The people inhabiting this state do agree and declare that they forever disclaim all right and title to the unappropriated public lands lying within the boundaries thereof, and to all lands lying within said limits owned or held by any Indian or Indian tribes, and that until the title thereto shall
Page 22 - a general law can be made applicable, no special law shall be enacted: nor shall the legislative assembly indirectly enact such special or local law by the partial repeal of a general law: but laws repealing local or special acts may be passed. ARTICLE III. Executive Department.
Page 160 - shall govern the House in all cases to which they are applicable, and in which they are not inconsistent with the standing rules and orders of the House, and the joint rules and orders of the senate and house of representatives.
Page 155 - The previous question shall be in this form: "Shall the main question be now put?" It shall only be admitted when demanded by a majority of the members present, and its effect shall be to put an end to all debate, and bring the House to a direct vote upon the amendments reported by a committee, if any, upon the
Page 155 - After a motion shall be stated by the Speaker, it shall be deemed to be in possession of the House, but may be withdrawn at any time, before amendment or decision, but all motions, resolutions or amendments shall be entered on the Journal, whether rejected, or adopted.
Page 23 - The governor shall be commander in chief of the military and naval forces of the state, except when they shall be called into the service of the United States, and may call out the same to execute the laws, suppress insurrection and repel

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