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Part Two The Washington Constitution and Commentary, Art.XXVI Compact with the United States

From: The Washington State Constitution (2nd Edition)

Robert F. Utter, Hugh D. Spitzer

From: Oxford Constitutions (http://oxcon.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2022. All Rights Reserved.date: 23 January 2022

The following ordinance shall be irrevocable without the consent of the United States and the people of this state: Like Article XXV, Article XXVI was adopted for the purpose of specifying, in the state constitution, certain requirements mandated by Section 4 of Washington’s Enabling Act. Taken directly from Section 4, paragraphs “First” through “Fourth” of that federal statute, the article passed without debate (Rosenow, 1962, 855). The same language was also required to be included in the constitutions of North Dakota, South Dakota, and Montana, all of which...
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