The Resource The Ohio state constitution, Steven H. Steinglass and Gino J. Scarselli ; Foreword by Thomas J. Moyer

The Ohio state constitution, Steven H. Steinglass and Gino J. Scarselli ; Foreword by Thomas J. Moyer

The Ohio state constitution
The Ohio state constitution
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Steven H. Steinglass and Gino J. Scarselli ; Foreword by Thomas J. Moyer
In The Ohio State Constitution, Steven Steinglass and Gino Scarselli provide a comprehensive and accessible resource on the history of constitutional development and law in Ohio. This essential volume begins with an introductory essay outlining the history of the Ohio State Constitution and includes a detailed section-by-section commentary, providing insight and analysis on the case law, politics and cultural changes that have shaped Ohio's governing document. A complete list of all proposed amendments to the Constitution from 1851 to the present and relevant cases are included in easy-to-refe
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KFO401 1851.A6
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S739 2011eb
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The Oxford commentaries on the state constitutions of the United States
The Ohio state constitution, Steven H. Steinglass and Gino J. Scarselli ; Foreword by Thomas J. Moyer
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-404) and index
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Note continued: Section 2l Parks, recreation, and natural resources project capital improvements -- Section 2m Issuance of general obligations -- Section 2n Facilities for system of common schools and facilities for state-supported and state-assisted institutions of higher education -- Section 2o Environmental conservation and revitalization -- Section 3 The state to create no other debt -- Section 4 Credit of state; the state shall not become joint owner or stockholder -- Section 5 No assumption of debt by the state -- Section 6 Counties, cities, towns, or townships, not authorized to become stockholders, etc.; insurance, etc. -- Section 7 Sinking fund -- Section 8 The commissioners of the sinking fund -- Section 9 Their biennial report -- Section 10 Application of sinking fund -- Section 11 Semiannual report -- Section 12 Repealed -- Section 13 Economic development -- Section 14 Financing of certain housing; revenue bonds, loans from corporations -- Section 15 State assistance to development of coal technology -- Section 16 State and political subdivisions to provide housing for individuals -- Section 17 Limitations on obligations state may issue -- Article IX Militia -- Section 1 Who shall perform military duty -- Section 2 Repealed -- Section 3 Officers to be appointed by the governor -- Section 4 Power of governor to call forth militia -- Section 5 Public Arms Arsenals -- Article X County and Township Organizations -- Section 1 Organization and government of counties; county home rule; submission -- Section 2 Township officers; election; power -- Section 3 County charters; approval by voters -- Section 4 County charter commission; election, etc. -- Section 5 Repealed -- Section 6 Repealed -- Section 7 Repealed -- Article XI Apportionment -- Section 1 Persons responsible for apportionment of state for members of General Assembly -- Section 2 Method of apportionment of state for members of General Assembly -- Section 3 Population of each House of Representatives district -- Section 4 Population in each Senate district -- Section 5 Representation -- Section 6 Creation of district boundaries; change at end of decennial period -- Section 6a Repealed -- Section 7 Boundary lines of House of Representatives districts -- Section 8 Determination of number of House of Representatives districts within each county -- Section 9 When population of county is fraction of ratio of representation -- Section 10 Creation and numbering of House of Representatives districts -- Section 11 Senate districts -- Section 12 Change in boundaries of Senate districts -- Section 13 Jurisdiction of Supreme Court, effect of determination of unconstitutionality; apportionment -- Section 14 District boundaries until January 1, 1973 -- Section 15 Severability provisions -- Article XII Finance and Taxation -- Section 1 Poll tax -- Section 2 Limitation on tax rate; exemption -- Section 2a Authority to classify real estate for taxation, two classes; procedures -- Section 3 Imposition of taxes -- Section 4 Revenue -- Section 5 Levying of taxes -- Section 5a Use of motor vehicle license and fuel taxes restricted -- Section 6 Debt for internal improvement -- Section 7 Repealed -- Section 8 Repealed -- Section 9 Apportionment of income, estate, and inheritance taxes -- Section 10 Repealed -- Section 11 Sinking fund -- Section 12 Repealed -- Section 13 Wholesale taxes on foods -- Article XIII Corporations -- Section 1 Corporate Powers -- Section 2 Corporations, how formed -- Section 3 Dues from corporations; how secured; inspection of private banks -- Section 4 Corporate property subject to taxation -- Section 5 Right of way -- Section 6 Organization of cities, etc. -- Section 7 Association with banking powers -- Article XIV Jurisprudence Repealed -- Article XV Miscellaneous -- Section 1 Seat of Government -- Section 2 Repealed -- Section 3 Receipts and expenditures -- Section 4 Who [is] eligible to office -- Section 5 Repealed -- Section 6 Lotteries, charitable bingo -- Section 7 Oath of officers -- Section 8 Repealed -- Section 9 Repealed -- Section 9a Repealed -- Section 10 Civil service -- Section 11 Ban on same-sex marriage, civil unions, etc. -- Article XVI Amendments -- Section 1 How constitution to be amended; ballot; Supreme Court to hear challenges -- Section 2 Convention -- Section 3 Question of constitutional convention to be submitted periodically -- Article XVII Elections -- Section 1 Time for holding -- Section 2 Terms of officers, vacancies, etc. -- Section 3 Repealed -- Article XVIII Municipal Corporations -- Section 1 Classification -- Section 2 General and additional laws -- Section 3 Powers -- Section 4 Acquisition of public utility; contract for service; condemnation -- Section 5 Acquisition by ordinance; procedure; referendum; submission -- Section 6 Sale of surplus -- Section 7 Home rule [and municipal charter] -- Section 8 Submission of question of election of charter commission; approval -- Section 9 Amendment of charter; submission; approval -- Section 10 Appropriation in excess of public use -- Section 11 Assessment for costs of appropriating property -- Section 12 Bonds for public utilities -- Section 13 Taxation, debts, reports and accounts -- Section 14 Municipal elections -- Schedules to the Ohio Constitution
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