Iowa Journal of History, Volume 19

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State Historical Society of Iowa., 1921 - Iowa

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Page 3 - Constitution, and amend the same?" shall be decided by the electors qualified to vote for members of the General Assembly ; and in case a majority of the electors so qualified, voting at such election...
Page 68 - To require any county board of equalization, at any time after its adjournment, to reconvene and to make such orders as the tax commission shall determine are just and necessary, and to direct and order such county boards of equalization to raise or lower the valuation...
Page 34 - The sum of five hundred thousand dollars ($500,000), or so much thereof as may be necessary, is hereby appropriated for the payment of salaries and other expenses properly incident to the constitutional convention.
Page 11 - Before proceeding, the members shall take an oath to support the Constitution of the United States and the State of Illinois, and to faithfully discharge their duties as members of the convention. The qualification of members shall be the same as that of members of the Senate, and vacancies occurring shall be filled in the manner provided for filling vacancies in the General Assembly.
Page 62 - To direct proceedings, actions and prosecutions to be instituted to enforce the laws relating to the penalties, liabilities and punishment of public officers, persons and officers.
Page 3 - Shall there be a convention to revise the, constitution and amend the same?" shall be decided by the electors qualified to vote for members of the...
Page 82 - Iowa at Iowa City, the State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts at Ames, and the State Teachers College at Cedar Falls.
Page 32 - ... and the quotient so obtained shall be the number of ballots in each series of ballots to be printed.
Page 64 - To consult and confer with the governor of the state upon the subject of taxation, the administration of the laws in relation thereto, and the progress of the work of the commission, and to furnish the governor from time to time such assistance and information as he may require.
Page 23 - It shall be the duty of the Secretary of State to attend said convention at the opening thereof, to call the roll thereof according to the returns on file in his office, which shall be certified to the convention by him, to administer the constitutional oath of office to the members, and to preside at all meetings thereof until a president has been elected and has taken his seat ; but the Secretary of State shall have no vote therein. All public officers, civil and military, and all boards...

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