Amendments to the Constitution and Proposed Statutes : with Arguments Respecting the Same

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Secretary of State, 1914 - Constitutional amendments

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Page 3 - ... after an examination of the entire cause, including the evidence, the court shall be of the opinion that the error complained of has resulted in a miscarriage of justice.
Page 20 - Any city containing a population of more than three thousand five hundred inhabitants may frame a charter for its own government, consistent with and subject to the Constitution and laws of this State...
Page 20 - ... nor unless before or at the time of incurring such indebtedness provision shall be made for the collection of an annual tax sufficient to pay the interest on such indebtedness as it falls due, and also provision to constitute a sinking fund for the payment of the principal thereof on or before maturity, which shall not exceed forty years from the time of contracting the same...
Page 29 - No provision of this constitution shall be construed as a limitation upon the authority of the legislature to confer upon the railroad commission additional powers of the same kind or different from those conferred herein which are not inconsistent with the powers conferred upon the railroad commission in this constitution...
Page 10 - ... as were subject to taxation at the time of the acquisition of the same by said county, city and county, or municipal corporation : provided, that no improvements of any character whatever constructed by any county, city and county or municipal corporation shall be subject to taxation.
Page 39 - For each copy of process the superintendent shall collect the sum of two dollars which shall be paid by the plaintiff or moving party at the time of such service to be recovered by him as a part of his taxable disbursements if he succeeds in the suit or proceeding.
Page 39 - No such corporation shall sell, or offer for sale, negotiate for the sale of, or take subscriptions for any security of its own issue until it shall have first applied for and secured from the commissioner of corporations a permit authorizing it so to do...
Page 82 - ... newspaper of the county, if there be one, and if there be none, then in a newspaper published in an adjoining county.
Page 98 - When the person informed against is brought before the magistrate, if the charge be controverted, the magistrate must take testimony in relation thereto. The evidence must be reduced to writing and subscribed by the witnesses. If it appears that there is...
Page 45 - ... cause the deposition of witnesses residing within or without the state to be taken in the manner prescribed by law for like depositions in civil actions...

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