The Florida State Constitution by Talbot D'AlemberteThe Florida State Constitution by Talbot D'Alemberte

The Florida State Constitution

byTalbot D'Alemberte

Hardcover | April 18, 2011

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With an introduction that traces the long constitutional history of Florida, Talbot D'Alemberte provides a thorough understanding of Florida's state constitutional history. He includes an in-depth, article-by-article analysis of the entire constitution, detailing the many significant changesthat have been made since its initial drafting. This treatment, along with a table of cases, index, and bibliography, provides an unsurpassed reference guide for students, scholars, and practitioners of Florida's constitution. Previously published by Greenwood, this title has been brought back into 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.
Talbot D'Alemberte is President Emeritus and Professor of Law at Florida State University. He is a former President of the American Bar Association.
Title:The Florida State ConstitutionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:232 pages, 6.38 × 9.61 × 0.75 inPublished:April 18, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199778833

ISBN - 13:9780199778836

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Table of Contents

G. Alan Tarr: Series ForewordPrefacePart I: The Constitutional History of FloridaPart II: The Florida Constitution and CommentaryArticle I: Declaration of RightsArticle II: General ProvisionsArticle III: LegislatureArticle IV: ExecutiveArticle V: JudiciaryArticle VI: Suffrage and ElectionsArticle VII: Finance and TaxationArticle VIII: Local GovernmentArticle IX: EducationArticle X: MiscellaneousArticle XI: AmendmentsArticle XII: ScheduleBibliographyIndex