Book of the States 2012: Chapter 1: State Constitutions

Chapter 1 of the 2012 Book of the States contains the following articles and tables:

Book of the States 2012

Chapter 1: State Constitutions


  1. "State Constitutional Developments in 2011"
  2. "A Statistical Approach to Ohio's Constitutional History and a Calculation of Its Future"


State Constitutions:

   TABLE 1.1: General Information on State Constitutions (As of January 1, 2012).  Download in Excel or PDF.

   TABLE 1.2: Constitutional Amendment Procedure: By the Legislature (Constitutional Provisions). Download in Excel or PDF.

   TABLE 1.3: Constitutional Amendment Procedure: By Initiative (Constitutional Provisions). Download in Excel or PDF.

   TABLE 1.4: Procedures for Calling Constitutional Conventions. Download in Excel or PDF.

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