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Constitution of the state of Maine

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Published by Sprague, Owen & Nash, printers in Augusta .
Written in English

LC ClassificationsJK2825 1819 .A62
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 35 p.
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26394801M
LC Control Number09034147

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Constitution of the state of Maine by Maine Download PDF EPUB FB2

CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF MAINE revenue loss suffered by that municipality during the previous calendar year because of the statutory property tax exemptions or credits enacted after April 1, The Legislature shall enact appropriate legislation to carry.

The Constitution Of The State Of Maine, And That Of The United States: With Marginal References: Containing The Census Of The Several Towns & Plantations In Maine In [States, United, Maine] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Constitution Of The State Of Maine, And That Of The United States: With Marginal References: Author: United States. Maine Constitution. Session Laws of the State of Maine. Search the Statutes by Title, Section or Phrase. Search the Session Laws of Maine. State Agency Rules are available from the Secretary of State.

For questions about these pages, contact [email protected] For research questions, please contact: Maine Law and. Maine State Legislature. Law Information Application. The Maine State Constitution traces the history of Maine's constitution from its statehood in to the present day, highlighting major trends and developments in constitutional revision and interpretation.

In it, Marshall J. Tinkle summarizes the meaning of each constitutional provision in a section-by-section analysis of the constitution, outlining the intent, historical development.

The Maine Constitution was approved by all delegates to the Maine Constitutional Convention, which was held during Octoberin Portland, Maine.

The Maine Constitution is the fourth-oldest operating state constitution in the country. Preamble. The Preamble defines the following reasons for establishing the State of Maine, which would. Genre/Form: Constitutions: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Maine.

Constitution of the state of Maine. Portland [Me.] Printed by Todd and Smith, printers to the state, Constitution Of The State Of Maine: Together With Amendments [Maine, Maine State Library] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Maine, Maine State Library: : Books.

Maine Constitution - Article I Skip Maine state header navigation Agencies | Online Services | Web Policies | Help State Search: CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF MAINE As Amended and Revised by the Chief Justice, Article I.

Declaration of Rights Section 1. Natural rights. Section 2. Power inherent in people. Section 3. Constitution of the state of Maine. [Maine.] Print book: State or province government publication: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects: Maine. -- Constitution. Maine. More like this: Similar Items. Constitution of the State of Maine formed in convention at Portland, October twenty-ninth, and adopted on the sixth day of December, A.D.

together with amendments subsequently made thereto by Maine. Published by Pages: "Constitution of the State of Maine""Enacted Constitutional Amendments from - Present""Constitution of the State of Maine " Maine: An Encyclopedia, "Constitution, Maine" Additional reading.

Tinkle, Marshall J. The Maine State Constitution, New York, New York: Oxford University Press. Portland. Published by Order of the Legislature. Contemporary calf. Boards well-scuffed and with small gouged area. Significant chipping of spine leather; hinges and joints cracked. Age-toned and areas of staining throughout.

An unsophisticated but appealing example of a very scarce book. Item # A very scarce and early printing of the Maine Constitution; as noted. Furthermore, the Constitution of the State of Maine () is on the internet.

Use any search engine and locate it. Dottie placed the “original” 13th amendment (my book) which contains the original Constitution of the State of Maine plus the federal constitution in a PDF file that I sent her (copies) to place on this blog.

It has been accepted for inclusion in Maine Bicentennial by an authorized administrator of [email protected] For more information, please [email protected] Recommended Citation Maine Constitutional Convention, "Constitution for the State of Maine: Formed in Convention at Portland, 29th of Author: Maine Constitutional Convention.

This is the first and only comprehensive guide to the Maine State Constitution that draws on many primary sources and unpublished secondary materials not widely available or easily accessible to scholars and practitioners.

This reference highlights major trends and developments in constitutional revision and interpretation in Maine and summarizes the meaning and effect of.

Maine Constitution State Agency Rules Law Enforcement Legal Assistance. Legal Services for the Elderly; Pine Tree Legal Assistance Provides legal assistance to people in the State of Maine whose income is one hundred twenty-five percent of the federal income poverty guidelines or less.

In the United States, each state has its own written constitution. Usually, they are much longer than the United States Constitution, which only contains 4, words.

State constitutions are usually longer than 8, words because they are more detailed regarding the day-to-day relationships between government and the people. Maine has been considered a strong "home rule" state since Novemberwhen an amendment to the state constitution delegated broad "home rule" ordinance powers to cities and towns.

Such ordinances range from ones controlling the barking of dogs, to the regulation of adult businesses, to the regulation of signs, to the control of a town's.

Section Municipal borrowing regulated by Legislature through general law. Section Seat of government. Section Continuity of Government in case of enemy attack. Section Limitation on use of funds of Maine State Retirement System. Section Limitation on expenditure of motor vehicle and motor vehicle fuel revenues.

Section This beautifully illustrated book truly captures the essense of Maine. A Mascot for Maine by: Julia Spencer, Ph.D. & Melanie Moutran. A delightful and informative storybook for young readers about picking the state animal Mascot of Maine. Children vote in a school election to select one of eight animal candidates running for state mascot.

If two-thirds of both houses of the Maine State Legislature vote to do so, a proposed constitutional amendment to the Maine Constitution can be placed on the statewide ballot. If a proposed amendment is approved by a simple majority of those voting in a particular election, it becomes part of the constitution.

] The State Officers to be voted for at the time of the adoption of this Constitution, shall be a Governor, Secretary of State, State Auditor, State Treasurer, Attorney General, Superintendent of Public Instruction, Members of the Senate and House of Representatives, three Supreme Judges, nine District Judges, and a Representative to Congress.

Each state in the United States has its own constitution. Of course, all state constitutions are inferior (in a legal sense) to the United States Constitution, and when reading state constitutions, this must be kept in mind — a state constitution, for example, cannot validly authorize a.

Constitution. Maine Constitution (external link) (Maine Legislature) Maine Constitution (external link) (Maine State Archives) Colonial Charters, Grants and Related Documents: Maine (external link) (Yale Avalon Project) includes grants from,and ; Back to Top.

Executive. Rules of Maine State Government Agencies (Maine. Maine State Constitution, Preamble WE the people of Maine, in order to establish justice, ensure tranquillity, provide for our mutual defence, promote our common welfare, and secure to ourselves and our posterity the.

Contact. Vermont State House State Street Montpelier, VT () [email protected] Capitol Police Department () Before its amendment, inArticle 1, Sect of the Maine Constitution read as follows: “Every citizen has a right to keep and bear arms for the common defense; and this right shall never be questioned.” Then along came the case of State v.

Dennis Friel, A.2d (Me. Friel was indicted for possession of a firearm by a. Mills, who is the state's first female governor, also made a pitch to add the Equal Rights Amendment to the state's constitution.

Fact Book: Doing Business in Maine. Fact Book. the constitution of the state of maine, and that of the united states.

published for the use of schools, by order of the legislature. portland: printed by todd and smith, printers to the state. Constitution of the State of Illinois Adopted at special election on Decem PREAMBLE: ARTICLE VIII - FINANCE: ARTICLE I - BILL OF RIGHTS: ARTICLE IX - REVENUE.

State Constitution. Established Octo to take Effect June 2, as Subsequently Amended and in Force January Part First - Bill of Rights. Article 1. Equality of men; origin and object of government. Natural rights. 2-a. The bearing of arms. 2-b. Right to privacy.

Society, its organization and purposes. - CONSTITUTION OF PENNSYLVANIA. Taxation and Finance. Constitution of The Constitution of was adopted November 3,by a Constitutional Convention which was called pursuant to the act of Ap (P.L, No).

The Constitution was ratified at a special election held Decemand went into effect January 1, Maine information links to state homepage, symbols, flags, maps, constitutions, representitives, songs, birds, flowers, trees.

Well, for one thing, he literally wrote the book on it. Tinkle, who practices law in Portland, is the author of the reference book, The Maine State Constitution.

In his piece, Tinkle addresses 3 questions: Does ranked-choice voting violate the “sort, count, declare” provisions in the Maine Constitution.

Article IX, Section 1 of the Maine Constitution, is apparently clear: ‘Every person elected, appointed, or commissioned to any judicial, executive, military or other office under this State, shall, before entering on the discharge of the duties of that place or office, take and subscribe the oath or affirmation: to support the Constitution of.

Justia US Law Maine Law Maine Constitution Article I Article I Article I. Declaration of Rights Section 1. Natural rights. Section 2. Power inherent in people. Section 3. and all persons demeaning themselves peaceably, as good members of the State, shall be equally under the protection of the laws, and no subordination nor preference of any.

Elections Office. Idaho State Capitol Building W. Jefferson St. Boise, ID () Back to Elections. Office of the Revisor of Statutes 7 State House Station State House Room Augusta, Maine Data for this page extracted on 12/05/ Maine Government. An important resource for municipal governments in Maine.

There are two basic forms of local government in Maine. There is the "direct" form, often referred to as the town meeting form of government, in which the town meeting serves as the legislative body, passing laws, approving the spending of monies.

The Maine Constitution, written on March 4,has lasted the test of time. It has provided Maine citizens with laws and rules that they must abide by. Included in this document are the rights that all Maine residents are endowed.Maine Taxpayers United For The Maine Constitution.

60 likes 1 talking about this. CommunityFollowers: The First Compilation of the Laws of Maine, With the Uncommon Third Volume Maine. Laws Of The State Of Maine; To Which are Prefixed the Constitution of the U.

States and of Said State, With an Appendix. Published According to a Resolve of the State, Passed March 9, Brunswick: Printed and Published by J. Griffin, For the State, Two volumes. ii, lxx.