Argentine Republic [a Handbook], Issue 67

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1894 - Argentina - 455 pages
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Page 176 - That in case of removal, death, resignation, or inability of both the President and Vice-President of the United States, the Secretary of State, or if there be none, or in case of his removal, death, resignation, or inability, then the Secretary of the Treasury, or if there be none, or in case of his removal, death, resignation, or inability, then the Secretary of War, or...
Page 173 - ... lands, the introduction and establishment of new industries, the importation of foreign capital, and the exploration of the interior rivers, by protective laws and by temporary concessions of privileges and the offering of awards.
Page 160 - ... domestic peace, providing for the common defense, promoting the general welfare, and securing the blessings of liberty...
Page 176 - To be elected President or Vice-President of the Nation, it is necessary to have been born in the Argentine territory, or if born in a foreign country to be the son of a native citizen; to belong to the Apostolic Roman Catholic religion, and to have all the other qualifications required to be a Senator.
Page 167 - The Chamber of Deputies shall be composed of representatives elected directly by the people of the Provinces and of the Capital, which for this purpose are considered electoral districts of a single State, on a simple majority of votes.
Page 13 - He exercises the patronato in the presentations of bishops, concedes the passage or retains all rescripts and bulls from the Holy See, appoints and removes his ministers, and, with the advice and consent of the Senate, appoints the judges of the Supreme Court and those of inferior courts, diplomatic ministers, governors of territories, and officers of the army and navy above the rank of colonel. All other officers and officials, the President appoints and promotes without the consent of the Senate.
Page 161 - Full credit shall be given in each Province to the public acts and judicial proceedings of all the others; and Congress shall have the power to provide by general laws the manner in which such acts and proceedings shall be proved, and the effect they shall have in law.
Page 161 - ... constitution to be framed upon the basis of a republican representative system of government, and in harmony with the principles, declarations, and guaranties of the National Constitution.
Page 162 - New Provinces may be admitted into the Nation, but no new Province shall be erected within the territory of another, nor shall two or more Provinces be consolidated into one, without the consent of the respective legislatures of the interested Provinces and of the National Congress.
Page 166 - Provinces, extraordinary facilities, or the whole of the public powers, or give them powers or authority by which the lives, the honor, or the property of Argentines may be placed at the mercy of any government or person. Acts of this character shall be utterly void, and shall render its authors, or those who consent to it, or authorize it with their signatures, liable to be adjudged and punished as infamous traitors to their country.