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Constitutional revision in Pennsylvania

George D. Wolf

Constitutional revision in Pennsylvania

the dual tactic of amendment and limited convention

by George D. Wolf

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Published by National Municipal League in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Constitutional law -- Pennsylvania.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] George D. Wolf.
    SeriesState constitutional convention studies -- no. 2.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 62 p.
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17733053M

    In testimony that the foregoing is the amended Constitution of Pennsylvania, as agreed to in Convention, We the officers and members of the Convention have hereunto signed our names at Philadelphia, the twenty-second day of February, Anno Domini, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-eight, and of the Independence of the United States of. Constitutional revision Constitutional revision. Law of America > Law of the United States > Federal law. Common and collective state law Individual states > Constitutional law > Sources > State constitutions. State constitutional conventions > Bibliography. Edition Details.

    The Pennsylvania Constitution book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Pennsylvania Constitution book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Start by marking “The Pennsylvania Constitution: A Treatise on Rights and Liberties” as Want to Read: Want to Read saving 4/5(1). Pennsylvania Constitutional Convention of (PA) Minute Book. Four constitutional conventions have been held since the first convention wrote the Constitution of These succeeding conventions, convened in , , and , were held in response to demands for sweeping changes to the existing constitution.

    A constitutional revision is a holistic and fundamental change to a state constitution, in contrast to a constitutional amendment, which is a piecemeal change to part of a constitution.. Whether a particular change to a constitution is a revision, or an amendment, is a gray area that has been the subject of litigation. After Proposition 8 was approved in California in , one . Constitutional revision became the centerpiece of the LDP Party Convention in March , and four focal points were identified. No consensus Missing: Pennsylvania.


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