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" ... but the people reserve to themselves power to propose laws and amendments to the constitution and to enact or reject the same at the polls, independent of the legislative assembly... "
Readings on Parties and Elections in the United States - Page 333
edited by - 1912 - 354 pages
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The Statesman's Year-book

1925
...reject the same at the polls independent of the Legislative Assembly, and also reserve the power »' option to approve or reject at the polls any Act of the Legislative Assembly. This is known as the initiative and referendum. Not more than eight per cent, of the legal voters are...
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Journal of the Constitutional Convention of the State of Oregon: Held at ...

Oregon. Constitutional Convention - 1882 - 130 pages
...the constitution an ell to enact or reject the same at the polls, independent of the leg-1 islative assembly, and also reserve power at their own option!...or reject at the polls any act of the legislative as-l sembly. The first power reserved by the people is the initia-l tive, and not more than eight per...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 180

1919
...amendments to the Constitution and to enact or reject the same at the polls." The reservation clause reads: "And also reserve power at their own option to approve...at the polls any act of the Legislative Assembly." In the provision for referendum we find a direction that — "Referendum petitions shall be filed with...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 188

1920
...amendments to the Constitution and to enact or reject the same at the polls independent of the Legislature, and also reserve power at their own option to approve or reject at the polls any act of the Legislature." Section 2, Id., after making provision as to the right of legal voters to propose legislation...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 134

1913
...amendments to the Constitution and to enact or reject the same at the polls independent of the General Assembly, and also reserve power at their own option to approve or reject at the polls any act, Item, section or part of any act of the General Assembly. "The first power hereby reserved by the people...
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The New England Magazine, Volume 36; Volume 42

1907
...power to propose laws and to enact or reject the same at the polls independent of the Legislature, and also reserve power at their own option to approve or reject at the polls any act, bill, resolve, or resolution passed by the joint action of both branches of the legislature, and the...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 142

1914
...propose bills, laws, and to enact or reject the same at the polls, independent of the Legislature, and also reserve power, at their own option, to approve or reject at the polls any act, item, section, or part of any bill, act or law passed by the Legislature. "(a) Initiative : The first...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 147

1915
...propose bills, laws, and to enact or reject the same at the polls, independent of the Legislature, and also reserve power, at their own option, to approve or reject at the polls any net, item, section or part of any bill, act or law passed by the Legislature." Session Laws 1911, p....
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The Southwestern Reporter, Volume 151

1913
...to propose laws and amendments to the Constitution and to enact or reject the same at the polls as independent of the Legislative Assembly, and also...their own option to approve or reject at the polls any •For other cases see same topic and section NUMBER In Dec. Dig. & Am. Dig. Key-No. Series & Rep'r...
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The Southwestern Reporter, Volume 175

1915
...and to enact or reject the same at the polls as independent of the General Assembly," and also the "power at their own option to approve or reject at...the polls any act of the legislative assembly." The word "laws" was obviously used as meaning statutes, in contradistinction to amendments to the Constitution,...
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