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Part Two The Kansas Constitution and Commentary, Art.X Apportionment of the Legislature

From: The Kansas State Constitution

Francis H. Heller

From: Oxford Constitutions (http://oxcon.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved.date: 17 May 2021

In its original form, this article provided that each county should have at least one representative and that counties having more than one should be divided into as many districts as there were seats to be filled (thus precluding multimember districts); that the legislature should accomplish a reapportionment every fifth year; and, finally, what the initial apportionment should be. The promulgation by the U.S. Supreme Court of the principle of one person, one vote, as previously noted in the comment on article 5, required a number of adjustments and, hence, a...
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