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Part Two The Arizona Constitution and Commentary, Art.XIII Municipal Corporations

From: The Arizona State Constitution (2nd Edition)

John D. Leshy

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

Municipal corporations shall not be created by special laws, but the legislature, by general laws, shall provide for the incorporation and organization of cities and towns and for the classification of such cities and towns in proportion to population, subject to the provisions of this article. This section authorizes and directs the legislature to provide for local governments (municipal corporations) as distinct from county governments.172 Legislation providing the framework for local governments must be done by “general” rather than “special” laws, a limitation...
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