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Arkansas state constitution

a reference guide

by Kay Collett Goss

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arkansas.
    • Subjects:
    • Constitutions -- Arkansas.,
    • Constitutional law -- Arkansas.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-229) and index.

      StatementKay Collett Goss ; foreword by Wilbur D. Mills.
      SeriesReference guides to the state constitutions of the United States ;, no. 10, Reference guides to the state constitutions of the United States ;, 10.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFA4001 1874.A6 G67 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 253 p. ;
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1725991M
      ISBN 10031327472X
      LC Control Number92030034

      Headquartered at the Arkansas State Library, the Arkansas Center for the Book exists to encourage reading, writing, and literacy in Arkansas, and to protect the rich literary history of Arkansas by preserving and promoting books and literature within the state. This reference gives a brief history of the development of the Arkansas State Constitution and then presents the official text with an article-by-article commentary. It also analyzes the important amendments and includes a selected bibliography, table of cases, and index.

        Las Vegas-based Caesars Entertainment, which is one of the leading players in the emergent U.S. sports betting market, contributed funds in opposition to Arkansas sportsbooks. With 98% of the precincts reporting in as of Thursday morning, 54% voted “yes” on amending the state constitution to allow casino-style gambling. The Constitution of the State of Arkansas: framed and adopted by the convention which assembled at Little Rock, J , and ratified by the people of the state at the election held October 13th, , with an appendix, containing the Constitution of the United States, and the constitutions of Arkansas of , , and ; with notes by U.M. Rose.

      Home Arkansas Constitutions Arkansas Constitution Page 1 Reference URL Share. To link to the entire object, paste this link in email, IM or document Arkansas State Archives Resource Guides: Arkansas Women's History Collection: E: Every Front is the Home Front - Arkansas in the Civil War.   James Gigantino, a historian at the University of Arkansas who edited the book, said the doctrine of “state’s rights” – often argued as one of the primary causes of the Civil War – also showed up in the documents alongside slaveholding rights. “But Arkansas’ political actors were more interested in the state’s right to hold slaves more than anything else,” Gigantino said.


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CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF ARKANSAS OF ii Constitution Of The State Of Arkansas Of Preamble Page 1 Articles Poll books and ballot boxes - First election. Copies of Constitution to be distributed   This authoritative reference gives a brief history of the development of the Arkansas State Constitution and then presents the official text with an article-by-article commentary.

This unique guide is designed for lawyers, scholars, and students of constitutional history, constitutional law, and state history, but is written in a manner that Author: Kay Collett Goss, Wilbur D.

Mills. The Constitution of the State of Arkansas is the governing document of the U.S. state of was adopted inArkansas state constitution book after the Brooks-Baxter replaced the constitution adopted by the legislature following the end of the American Civil War and under which Arkansas rejoined the Union.

The Brooks-Baxter War and passage of the new constitution Jurisdiction: State of Arkansas. Constitution of the State of Arkansas Paperback – Aug by Arkansas Constitution (Creator) See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — Format: Paperback. The Arkansas State Constitution provides an outstanding historical account of Arkansas's five different constitutions, conventions, and amendments. Kay C. Goss presents the official text with an accompanying article-by-article commentary, providing readers with important information about the origins of each constitutional provision and amendment, as well as ways in which.

Arkansas Code Search | Laws and Statutes Search the Arkansas Code for laws and statutes. Go to Arkansas Code Search | Laws and Statutes. Preamble. We, the people of the State of Arkansas having the right to Arkansas state constitution book for ourselves a constitution in conformity with the constitution of the United States of America recognizing the legitimate consequences of the existing rebellion, do hereby declare the entire action of the late convention of the State of Arkansas, which assembled in the City of Little Rock, on the 4th.

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Arkansas Code and Constitution Welcome to FindLaw's hosted version of the Arkansas Code. Here you will find a collection of state laws passed by the Arkansas Legislature and organized by subject area into Titles, Chapters and Sections. CONSTITUTION of the STATE OF ARKANSAS of TABLE OF CONTENTS: PREAMBLE ARTICLE 1 - BOUNDARIES ARTICLE 2 - DECLARATION OF RIGHTS SECTION 1.

Source of power. Freedom and independence. Equality before the law. Right of assembly and of petition. Right to bear arms. Liberty of the press and of speech - Libel.

State constitutions serve as the foundation for statutory laws, rules and regulations, and government for a state. These documents also serve as historic and cultural indicators of significant events and impacts. Inthe state constitutional convention drafted a document to qualify Arkansas for statehood; this first constitution was brief, flexible, general in language.

Bluebook Rule (20th): 11 Law Review Typeface: SmallCaps Rule 11 lays out the citation method for constitutional sections. You should cite to the United State federal constitution by "U.S.

Const."; cite to state constitutions by "[abbreviated state name] Const.". Preamble. We the people of the Territory of Arkansas by our Representatives in Convention Assembled at Little Rock on Monday the 4th day of January A. and of the Independence of the United States the sixtieth year having the rights of admission into the Union as one of the United States of America, consistent with the Federal Constitution and by virtue of the Treaty.

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The Education Department told districts they must stay open to students and offer “relevant and engaging onsite learning opportunities” all week in order to comply with the state Constitution. Arkansas’ public schools are set to reopen the week of August Reflecting the state's large evangelical population, the state has a strong socially conservative bent.

The Arkansas Constitution established this as a right to work state (a provision then directed against union organizers), in the 21st century its voters passed a ban on same-sex marriage with 75% voting yes, and the state is one of a handful with legislation on its books.

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Find a Job. State jobs, job seeker resources, and employer resources. The proposed constitution forbade the legislature of Arkansas from freeing slaves or from excluding slave importation into the State.

These two provisions drew the concern of John Quincy Adams and Caleb Cushing, who were otherwise willing for Arkansas to enter as a slave state. The Constitution of the State of Arkansas: Framed and Adopted by the Convention which Assembled at Little Rock, Jand Ratified by the People of the State at the Election Held October 13th,with an Appendix, Containing the Constitution of the United States, and the Constitutions of Arkansas of, and ; with Notes by U.M.

Rose. The series, Reference Guides To The State Constitutions Of The United States (), covers more than 40 states and provides a summary of each state‰s constitutional history as well as a detailed analysis of the constitution, judicial interpretations, and references to books, articles, and other commentary on the constitutions.The state's current constitution, ratified inlikewise initially provided for three supreme court judges, but also authorized the Arkansas General Assembly to increase the number of judges to five, if it deemed necessary, when the state population amounted to one Const.

of, § §2 & 3. By Act 19 ofthe number of supreme court judges .