BOS 2002: Chapter 1: State Constitutions

Chapter 1 of the 2002 Book of the States contains the following articles and tables:

Book of the States 2002

Chapter 1: State Constitutions


  1. "State Constitutions and Constitutional Revision, 2000-2001"



TABLE 1.1: General Information on Sate Constitutions (As of January 1, 2002).  Download in PDF.

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

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

TABLE 1.4: Procedures for Calling Constitutional Conventions (Constitutional Provisions). Download in PDF.

TABLE 1.5: State Constitutional Commissions (Operative during January 1, 2000 to January 1, 2002). Download in PDF.

TABLE 1.6: State Constitutional Changes by Constitutional Imitative (2000-01).  Download in PDF.