What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
1915 The Convention affirmative amend Article amend Section amended as follows amendment to amend appointed authority to report Bill of Rights canal Civil Service Committee on Bill Committee on Cities Committee on Governor Committee on Industrial Committee on Judiciary Committee on Legislative Committee on Rules Convention a resolution Convention adjourned Convention met pursuant Convention would agree Court of Appeals deem advisable determined election entitled Proposed constitutional insert in italics Latson leave to sit Legislative Powers Legislature ment mittee motion o'clock and thirty officers opinions thereon ordered printed posed constitutional amendment President put President resumed printed and referred printed copy Proposed Amendment Proposed constitutional amendment proposition to amend put the question read twice relation report such opinions report was agreed reported in favor resumed the chair Rodenbeck Saxe senate special order spent therein strike thereof thirty minutes p. m. tion voting Wickersham words following
Page 718 - Corporations may be formed under general laws; but shall not be created by special act, except for municipal purposes, and in cases where in the judgment of the Legislature, the objects of the corporation cannot be attained under general laws. All general laws and special acts passed pursuant to this section, may be altered from time to time or repealed.
Page 475 - Appointments and promotions in the civil service of the State, and of all the civil divisions thereof, including cities and villages, shall be made according to merit and fitness to be ascertained, so far as practicable, by examinations, which, so far as practicable, shall be competitive...
Page 670 - Every citizen may freely speak, write and publish his sentiments on all subjects, being responsible for the abuse of that right; and no law shall be passed to restrain or abridge the liberty of speech or of the press.
Page 682 - ... and every such law making a new appropriation, or continuing or reviving an appropriation, shall distinctly specify the sum appropriated, and the object to which it is to be applied ; and it shall not be sufficient for such law to refer to any other law to fix such sum.
Page 685 - But when the Governor shall, ,with the consent of the Legislature, be out of the State, in time of war, at the head of a military force thereof, he shall continue Commander-in-Chief of all the military force of the State.
Page 280 - He shall communicate by message to the Legislature at every session the condition of the State, and recommend such matters to them as he shall judge expedient.
Page 504 - No county or city shall be allowed to become indebted for any purpose or in any manner to an amount which, including existing indebtedness, shall exceed ten per centum of the assessed valuation of the real estate of such county or city subject to taxation...
Page 686 - If any bill presented to the governor contain several items of appropriation of money, he may object to one or more of such items while approving of the other portions 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.
Page 675 - ... each senate district shall contain as nearly as may be an equal number of inhabitants, excluding aliens, and be in as compact form as practicable, and shall remain unaltered until the return of another enumeration, and shall at all times, consist of contiguous territory, and no county shall be divided in the formation of a senate district except to make two or more senate districts wholly in such county.