STATE CONSTITUTIONAL REFORM: IS IT NECESSARY?
- Unofficial Returns Burnet County. // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);11/4/2009, Vol. 137 Issue 44, p12A
The article focuses on the unofficial results of votes regarding the amendments on Texas Constitution.
- Eight reasons to say no. Maginnis, John // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);09/28/98, Vol. 19 Issue 13, p15
Enumerates eight of the 18 proposed amendments to Louisiana's constitution that should be rejected by voters on October 3, 1998. Crime victims' rights; Bail denial; Barring felons from public office; Prohibiting court-ordered taxes; State sovereignty; Millage roll-up hearing notice; Flood...
- Few proposed amendments capture business interest. Stuart, Stephen // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);09/28/98, Vol. 19 Issue 13, p50
Reports on business and good government groups' support for two constitutional amendments slated for a October 3, 1998 vote in Louisiana. Amendment seeking to modify the state's `rainy day' fund; Amendment for funding the Louisiana Infrastructure Bank; Bureau of Government Research's support...
- MAKING CHANGES. Gordon, Dónal Kevin // Cobblestone;Dec2007, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p29
The article discusses the process of constitutional amendment as provided in Article V of the U.S. Constitution.
- CONTEST. // Current Events;9/21/2009, Vol. 109 Issue 3, p8
A contest concerning the proposed amendments to the U.S. Constitution by the readers of this journal is presented.
- Is the Constitution Out of Date? Reidinger, Paul // ABA Journal;Sep87, Vol. 73 Issue 9, p52
Interviews several legal academics on the issue of whether the 200-year old United States Constitution is in need of amending. Aspects of the constitution that need updating; Social and political problems that need to be addressed should the constitution adopt changes.
- AMENDING WITHOUT AMENDMENTS: A CHALLENGE TO THE AMERICAN CONSTITUTIONALISM. NATSVLISHVILI, VAKHTANG // Constitutional Law Review;Jul2015, Issue 8, p30
No abstract available.
- AMENDMENTS. // America;8/29/1936, Vol. 55 Issue 21, p493
The author discusses the need to amend the U.S. Constitution as suggested by campaign managers. The Constitution reportedly authorizes them and prescribes the method of amendment. The author suggests that while changes are necessary or useful, it should reportedly be done openly and through...
- Sociology. BLAKELY, PAUL L. // America;8/31/1935, Vol. 53 Issue 21, p493
The author focuses on the Norkis plan to amend the U.S. Constitution in 1935. He critiques the plan to change the majority vote ruling to three to sustain an Act of Congress in conflict with the Ten Amendments or Acts of State legislatures in conflict with guarantees of the Federal Constitution....