Documents of the Constitutional Convention of the State of New York, 1915: Begun and Held at the Capitol in the City of Albany on Tuesday the Sixth Day of April, Издања 1-54
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A. E. Smith administration adopted amount appellate division appointed assembly Attorney-General bonds budget bureau Cabinet canal Catskill parks Cattaraugus reservations Chairman civil Commission commissioners Committee compensation Comptroller Congress CONSTITUTION OF 1915 Constitutional Convention CONVENTION DOCUMENT copies Court of Appeals debate debt delegates Doctor GOODNOW election electors employees enact estimates executive expenditures Federal Finance FITZGERALD forest Governor head House House of Commons increase interest judges judicial jurisdiction justices lature legislative Legislature LOWELL matter ment minority report motion Oswego canals party person political powers and duties present President printed Proposal 850 proposed amendment proposed constitutional amendment question recommended referred relating resolution revenues revision Rule Secretary Section SENATE DISTRICT session sinking funds statute STIMSON submitted supreme court TAFT taxes term thereof third reading tion vention vote whole York City
Страница 11 - Appointments and promotions in the civil service of the State, and of all the civil divisions thereof, including cities and villages, shall be made according to merit and fitness to be ascertained, so far as practicable, by examinations, which, so far as practicable, shall be competitive...
Страница 2 - All county officers, whose election or appointment is not provided for by this Constitution, shall be elected by the electors of the respective counties or appointed by the boards of supervisors, or other county authorities, as the Legislature shall direct.
Страница 4 - In all criminal prosecutions or indictments for libels, the truth may be given in evidence to the jury; and if it shall appear to the jury that the matter charged as libelous is true, and was published with good motives and for justifiable ends, the party shall be acquitted; and the jury shall have the right to determine the law and the fact.
Страница 3 - Every citizen may freely speak, write and publish his sentiments on all subjects, being responsible for the abuse of that right ; and no law shall be passed to restrain or abridge the liberty of speech or of the press.
Страница 5 - Congress of the said colony, and of the convention of the state of New- York, in force on the twentieth day of April, one thousand seven hundred and seventy-seven-, which have not since expired, or been repealed, or altered; and such acts of the legislature of this state, as are now in force, shall be and continue the law of this state, subject to such alterations, as the legislature shall make concerning the same.
Страница 6 - ... reprieves, commutations and pardons after conviction, for all offenses except treason and cases of impeachment, upon such conditions and with such restrictions and limitations, as he may think proper, subject to such regulations as may be provided by law relative to the manner of applying for pardons. Upon...
Страница 31 - The Legislature shall provide for the maintenance and support of a system of free common schools, wherein all the children of this State may be educated.
Страница 2 - No person shall be held to answer for a capital or otherwise infamous crime (except in cases of impeachment, and in cases of militia when in actual service; and the land and naval forces in time of war, or which this State may keep with the consent of Congress in time of peace, and in cases of petit larceny, under the regulation of the Legislature), unless on presentment or indictment of a grand jury...