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Part Two The Connecticut Constitution and Commentary, Art.IV Of the Executive Department

From: The Connecticut State Constitution (2nd Edition)

Wesley W. Horton

From: Oxford Constitutions (http://oxcon.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved.date: 08 May 2021

Article Fourth of the 1818 constitution was also the executive article. In the U.S. Constitution, the executive power, that is, the power to see that the laws are enforced, is established in Article II. A general election for governor, lieutenant-governor, secretary of the state, treasurer, comptroller and attorney general shall be held on the Tuesday after the first Monday of November, 1974, and quadrennially thereafter. This section derives from Article Fourth, Secs. 1, 3, 17, 18, and 19, of the 1818 constitution; Sec. 1 concerned the governor, Sec. 3, the...
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