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Page 19 - And I do further solemnly swear (or affirm) that I have not directly or indirectly paid, offered or promised to pay, contributed, or offered or promised to contribute any money or other valuable thing as a consideration or reward for the giving or withholding a vote at the election at which I was elected to said office, and have not made any promise to influence the giving or withholding any such vote[,]" and no other oath, declaration or test shall be required as a qualification for any office or...
Page 20 - ... and if, in the Legislature so next chosen as aforesaid, such proposed amendment or amendments shall be agreed to by a majority of all the members elected to each House, then it shall be the duty of the Legislature to submit such proposed amend-ment or amendments to the people...
Page 13 - Items, while approving of the other portion of the bill. In such case he shall append to the bill, at the time of signing It, a statement of the items to which he objects, and the appropriation so objected to shall not take effect. If the legislature be In session, he shall transmit to the house In which the bill originated a copy of such statement, and the Items objected to shall be separately reconsidered.
Page 16 - Justices of the Peace, whose term of office shall be four years. In case of an election to fill a vacancy occurring before the expiration of a full term, they shall hold for the residue of the unexpired term.
Page 11 - Section 1. The executive power shall be vested In a Governor, who shall hold his office for two years ; a LieutenanfrGovernor shall be chosen at the same time, and for the same term.
Page 11 - Every law which imposes, continues or revives a tax shall distinctly state the tax and the object to which it is to be applied, and it shall not be sufficient to refer to any other law to fix such tax or object.
Page 12 - If, during a vacancy of the office of Governor, the Lieutenant-Governor shall be impeached, displaced, resign, die, or become incapable of performing the duties of his office, or be absent from the State, the President pro tempore of the Senate shall act as Governor until the vacancy be filled or the disability shall cease.
Page 12 - The Governor shall be Commander-in-Chief of the military and naval forces of the State. He shall have power to convene the Legislature, or the Senate only, on extraordinary occasions. At extraordinary sessions no subject shall be acted upon , except euch as the Governor may recommend for consideration.