The Colorado State Constitution by Richard CollinsThe Colorado State Constitution by Richard Collins

The Colorado State Constitution

byRichard Collins, Dale Oesterle

Hardcover | May 2, 2011

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The Colorado State Constitution provides an outstanding constitutional and historical account of the state's governing charter. It begins with an overview of Colorado's constitutional history, and then provides an in-depth, section-by-section analysis of the entire constitution, detailingimportant changes that have been made since its drafting. This treatment, which includes a list of cases, index, and bibliography, makes this guide indispensable for students, scholars, and practitioners of the Colorado constitution. Previously published by Greenwood, this title has been broughtback in to circulation by Oxford University Press with new verve. Re-printed with standardization of content organization in order to facilitate research across the series. This title, as with all titles in the series, is set to join the dynamic revision cycle of The Oxford Commentaries on the StateConstitutions of the United States.The Oxford Commentaries on the State Constitutions of the United States is an important new series that reflects a renewed international interest in constitutional history and provides expert insight into each of the 50 state constitutions. Each volume in this innovative series contains a historicaloverview of the state's constitutional development, a section-by-section analysis of its current constitution, and a comprehensive guide to further research. Under the expert editorship of Professor G. Alan Tarr, Director of the Center on State Constitutional Studies at Rutgers University, this series provides essential reference tools for understanding state constitutional law. Books in the series can be purchased individually or as part of a completeset, giving readers unmatched access to these important political documents.
Richard Collins is Professor of Law at the University of Colorado Law School in Boulder, CO. He has spent fifteen years practicing Indian law. Professor Collins has written and lectured on such topics as the religion clauses and their relationship to Indian Tribes, the Commerce Clause, and ballot initiatives and referendums. Dale A. O...
Title:The Colorado State ConstitutionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:536 pages, 6.38 × 9.61 × 1.38 inPublished:May 2, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199778841

ISBN - 13:9780199778843


Table of Contents

G. Alan Tarr: SERIES FOREWORDPREFACEPart ITHE CONSTITUTIONAL HISTORY OF COLORADOPart IITHE COLORADO CONSTITUTION AND COMMENTARYArticle I: BoundariesArticle II: Bill of RightsArticle III: Distribution of PowersArticle IV: Executive DepartmentArticle V: Legislative DepartmentArticle VI: Judicial DepartmentArticle VII: Suffrage and ElectionsArticle VIII: State InstitutionsArticle IX: EducationArticle X: RevenueArticle XI: Public IndebtednessArticle XII: OfficersArticle XIII: ImpeachmentsArticle XIV: CountiesArticle XV: CorporationsArticle XVI: Mining and IrrigationArticle XVII: MilitiaArticle XVIII: MiscellaneousArticle XIX: AmendmentsArticle XX: Home Rule Cities and TownsArticle XXI: Recall from OfficeArticle XXII: Intoxicating LiquorArticle XXIII: Publication of Legal AdvertisingArticle XXIV: Old Age PensionsArticle XXV: Public UtilitiesArticle XXVI: Nuclear DetonationsArticle XXVII: Great Outdoors ColoradoBIBLIOGRAPHICAL ESSAYTABLE OF CASESINDEX