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The Delaware state constitution : a reference guide

Author: Randy J Holland; Delaware.
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2002.
Series: Reference guides to the state constitutions of the United States, no. 36.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first state constitution drafted by a convention composed of popularly elected representatives, Delaware's state constitution is rich with history and tradition. Justice Holland provides an outstanding constitutional and historical account of the state's basic governing charter. Starting with an overview of Delaware's constitutional history, he proceeds to an in-depth, section-by-section analysis of the entire  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Constitutions
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Randy J Holland; Delaware.
ISBN: 031327424X 9780313274244
OCLC Number: 49356041
Description: xxix, 273 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Series Foreword / G. Alan Tarr --
Foreword / E. Norman Veasey --
Pt. I. The Constitutional History of Delaware --
The Constitution of 1776 --
The Constitution of 1792 --
The Constitution of 1831 --
The Convention and Failed Constitution of 1853 --
Delaware in the Middle and Late Nineteenth Century --
The Convention and Constitution of 1897 --
Constitutional Change in the Twentieth Century --
Pt. II. Delaware Constitution and Commentary --
Article I. Bill of Rights --
Article II. Legislature --
Article III. Executive --
Article IV. Judiciary --
Article V. Elections --
Article VI. Impeachment and Treason --
Article VII. Pardons --
Article VIII. Revenue and Taxation --
Article IX. Corporations --
Article X. Education --
Article XI. Agriculture --
Article XII. Health (Repealed) --
Article XIII. Local Option --
Article XIV. Oath of Office --
Article XV. Miscellaneous --
Article XVI. Amendments and Conventions --
Article XVII. Continuity of Governmental Operations.
Series Title: Reference guides to the state constitutions of the United States, no. 36.
Responsibility: Randy J. Holland ; foreword by E. Norman Veasey.

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The first state constitution drafted by a convention composed of popularly elected representatives, Delaware's state constitution is rich with history and tradition.  Read more...

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