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Constitution of Texas and the administrative structure of the State

Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs.

Constitution of Texas and the administrative structure of the State

by Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs.

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Published in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas.
    • Subjects:
    • Executive departments -- Texas.,
    • Constitutional law -- Texas.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementa topical seminar report prepared under project coordinator professor Emmette S. Redford.
      ContributionsRedford, Emmette Shelburn, 1904-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFT1627.Z9 L9
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 53 p.
      Number of Pages53
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5026084M
      LC Control Number73620198

        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.". State agencies also must observe the provisions of the United States Constitution, the Texas Constitution, the general provisions of the state General Appropriations Act and all other state and federal laws. Various statutes set out procedures for specific actions such as competitive bidding for government purchases.

      The Constitution of the State of Texas: An Annotated Comparative Analysis by George D. Braden, et. al. was begun in as part of the constitutional revision process approved by voters. It provides information about the history, development and meaning of the Texas Constitution, along with comparative commentary. State constitution • Laws enacted by the state legislature • Rules promulgated by state agencies • City/county charters (the “constitution” for the city or county) • Local laws and ordinances • Rules promulgated by local agencies. Thus, for example, a New York City local law may not contradict any provision of the U.S. or N.Y.

      most administrative agencies of the State, such as the Department of Public Safety, the Texas Education Agency, and the Department of State Code establishes professional standards which the State Constitution makes mandatory for judges. In addition, the Constitution .   Text of the constitutions and foundational documents of the State of Texas, with original document scans. HTML and PDF formats. Part of the Tarlton Law Library/Jamail Center for Legal Research's Texas Constitutions digital collection.


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