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The Nevada State Constitution, Michael W. Bowers ; foreword by Frankie Sue del Papa

Label
The Nevada State Constitution
Title
The Nevada State Constitution
Statement of responsibility
Michael W. Bowers ; foreword by Frankie Sue del Papa
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this newly revised work, Michael Bowers presents an historical overview of constitutional development in the state of Nevada. 'The Nevada State Constitution' provides a comprehensive section-by-section analysis of the state constitution. In addition, a thorough bibliographic essay notes the seminal works relating to the constitution, and a list of cases enumerates the landmark federal and state court decisions interpreting the state's constitution and the more than one hundred amendments to it
Member of
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Bowers, Michael Wayne,
Dewey number
342.79302
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Nevada
Series statement
The Oxford commentaries on the state constitutions of the United States
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  • Constitutions
  • Constitutional law
Label
The Nevada State Constitution, Michael W. Bowers ; foreword by Frankie Sue del Papa
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; The Nevada State Constitution; Series Page; Copyright; Contents; Series Foreword; Foreword; Acknowledgments (Second Edition); Introduction; PART one The History of the Nevada Constitution; Before Statehood; Nevada Territory; The Failed 1863 Constitution; Nevada's Constitution; Conclusion; PART two The Nevada Constitution and Commentary; Preliminary Action; Ordinance; Preamble; Article 1 Declaration of Rights; Section 1. Inalienable Rights.; Sec. 2. Purpose of government; paramount allegiance to United States.; Sec. 3. Trial by jury; waiver in civil cases
  • Sec. 4. Liberty of conscience.Sec. 5. Suspension of Habeas Corpus.; Sec. 6. Excessive bails and fines; cruel or unusual punishments; detention of witnesses.; Sec. 7. Bail; exception for capital offenses and certain murders.; Sec. 8. Rights of accused in criminal prosecutions; jeopardy; rights of victims of crime; due process of law; eminent domain.; Sec. 9. Liberty of speech and the press.; Sec. 10. Right to assemble and to petition.; Sec. 11. Right to keep and bear arms; civil power supreme.; Sec. 12. Quartering soldier in private house
  • Sec. 13. Representation apportioned according to population.Sec. 14. Exemption of property from execution; imprisonment for debt.; Sec. 15. Bill of attainder; ex post facto law; obligation of contract.; Sec. 16. Rights of foreigners.; Sec. 17. Slavery and involuntary servitude prohibited.; Sec. 18. Unreasonable seizure and search; issuance of warrants.; Sec. 19. Treason.; Sec. 20. Rights retained by people.; Sec. 21. Limitation on recognition of marriage.; Sec. 22. Eminent domain proceedings: Restrictions and requirements.; Article 2 Right of Suffrage; Section 1. Right to vote
  • Qualifications of elector qualifications of nonelector to vote for President and Vice President of the United States.; Sec. 2. When residence not gained or lost.; Sec. 3. Armed forces personnel.; Sec. 4. Privilege of qualified electors on general election day.; Sec. 5. Voting by ballot; voting in elections by legislature.; Sec. 6. Registration of electors; test of electoral qualifications.; Sec. 7. Poll tax: Levy and purpose.; Sec. 8. Qualifications of voters on adoption or rejection of constitution.; Sec. 9. Recall of public officers: Procedures and limitations
  • Sec. 10. Limitation on contributions to campaign.Article 3 Distribution of Powers; Section 1. Three separate departments; separation of powers; legislative review of administrative regulations.; Article 4 Legislative Department; Section 1. Legislative power vested in senate and assembly.; Sec. 2. Biennial sessions of legislature: Commencement; limitation on duration; void actions; submission of proposed executive budget.; Sec. 2A. Special sessions of Legislature: Procedure for convening; precedence; limitations on business and duration; void actions
Control code
ocn872568395
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unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199383818
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unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
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not applicable
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)872568395
Label
The Nevada State Constitution, Michael W. Bowers ; foreword by Frankie Sue del Papa
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; The Nevada State Constitution; Series Page; Copyright; Contents; Series Foreword; Foreword; Acknowledgments (Second Edition); Introduction; PART one The History of the Nevada Constitution; Before Statehood; Nevada Territory; The Failed 1863 Constitution; Nevada's Constitution; Conclusion; PART two The Nevada Constitution and Commentary; Preliminary Action; Ordinance; Preamble; Article 1 Declaration of Rights; Section 1. Inalienable Rights.; Sec. 2. Purpose of government; paramount allegiance to United States.; Sec. 3. Trial by jury; waiver in civil cases
  • Sec. 4. Liberty of conscience.Sec. 5. Suspension of Habeas Corpus.; Sec. 6. Excessive bails and fines; cruel or unusual punishments; detention of witnesses.; Sec. 7. Bail; exception for capital offenses and certain murders.; Sec. 8. Rights of accused in criminal prosecutions; jeopardy; rights of victims of crime; due process of law; eminent domain.; Sec. 9. Liberty of speech and the press.; Sec. 10. Right to assemble and to petition.; Sec. 11. Right to keep and bear arms; civil power supreme.; Sec. 12. Quartering soldier in private house
  • Sec. 13. Representation apportioned according to population.Sec. 14. Exemption of property from execution; imprisonment for debt.; Sec. 15. Bill of attainder; ex post facto law; obligation of contract.; Sec. 16. Rights of foreigners.; Sec. 17. Slavery and involuntary servitude prohibited.; Sec. 18. Unreasonable seizure and search; issuance of warrants.; Sec. 19. Treason.; Sec. 20. Rights retained by people.; Sec. 21. Limitation on recognition of marriage.; Sec. 22. Eminent domain proceedings: Restrictions and requirements.; Article 2 Right of Suffrage; Section 1. Right to vote
  • Qualifications of elector qualifications of nonelector to vote for President and Vice President of the United States.; Sec. 2. When residence not gained or lost.; Sec. 3. Armed forces personnel.; Sec. 4. Privilege of qualified electors on general election day.; Sec. 5. Voting by ballot; voting in elections by legislature.; Sec. 6. Registration of electors; test of electoral qualifications.; Sec. 7. Poll tax: Levy and purpose.; Sec. 8. Qualifications of voters on adoption or rejection of constitution.; Sec. 9. Recall of public officers: Procedures and limitations
  • Sec. 10. Limitation on contributions to campaign.Article 3 Distribution of Powers; Section 1. Three separate departments; separation of powers; legislative review of administrative regulations.; Article 4 Legislative Department; Section 1. Legislative power vested in senate and assembly.; Sec. 2. Biennial sessions of legislature: Commencement; limitation on duration; void actions; submission of proposed executive budget.; Sec. 2A. Special sessions of Legislature: Procedure for convening; precedence; limitations on business and duration; void actions
Control code
ocn872568395
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199383818
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)872568395

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