Digest of State Constitutions

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F. J. Heer printing Company, 1912 - 271 pages

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Page 28 - i. Any amendment or amendments to this constitution may be proposed in either branch of the legislative assembly, and if the same shall be agreed to by a majority of all the members elected to each of the two houses, such proposed amendment or amendments shall with the yeas and
Page 122 - waters of this state, or of the United States, or of the high seas; nor while a student at any seminary of learning; nor while kept at any almshouse, or other asylum, or institution wholly or partly supported at public expense or by charity; nor while confined in any public prison. Similar
Page 1 - men in public capacity, or when the matter published is proper for public information, the truth thereof may be given in evidence; and that in all indictments for libel, the jury shall have the right to determine the law and the facts under the direction of the court.
Page 7 - i. The powers of the government shall be divided into three distinct departments, the legislative, executive and judicial; and no person or persons belonging to, or constituting one of these departments, shall exercise any of the powers properly belonging to either of the others, except as herein expressly provided.
Page 7 - i. The powers of the government of the State of California shall be divided into three separate departments — the legislative, executive, and judicial; and no person charged with the exercise of powers properly belonging to one of these departments shall exercise any functions appertaining to either of the others, except as in this constitution expressly directed or permitted.
Page 56 - 24. The governor, judges, and all state officers, may be impeached for any misdemeanor in office; but judgment shall not extend further than removal from office and disqualification to hold any office under the authority of this state. The party impeached, whether convicted or not, shall be liable to indictment, trial and judgment, according to law.
Page 115 - of twenty-one years, who shall have been a resident of the state one year next preceding the election, and of the county, township, or ward, in which he resides, such time as may be provided by law, shall have the qualifications of an elector, and be entitled to vote at all elections.
Page 183 - many votes as the number of directors, multiplied by the number of his shares of stock shall equal, or to distribute them on the same principle among as many candidates as he shall see fit, and such directors shall not be elected in any other manner.

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