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Part Two The Wyoming Constitution and Commentary, Art.III Legislative Department

From: The Wyoming State Constitution (2nd Edition)

Robert B. Keiter

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

The legislative power shall be vested in a senate and house of representatives, which shall be designated “the legislature of the State of Wyoming.” This section establishes a bicameral or two-house state legislature composed of a senate and house of representatives, and it gives the legislative power to this body. This section does not define the scope of the legislature’s power, and the state supreme court has recognized that “the legislative department of a state … is intrusted with the general authority to make laws at discretion” (Budge v. Bd. of...
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