Sentence Examples

  • Under this provision an amendment cannot be adopted until nearly four years after it is first proposed.
  • A constitutional amendment of 1900 dispensed with the session of the legislature at Newport.
  • The government were defeated on an amendment in committee, and thereupon resigned.
  • The legislature meets biennially in odd-numbered years, the session being limited to ninety days by a constitutional amendment of 1888.
  • A constitutional amendment of 1888 extended to them the right of suffrage in state and national elections, and an amendment of 1909 partially remedied the evils in the system of apportionment.

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