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Subject Index - Texas Constitutions 1824-1876

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debt
private
prohibition on imprisonment for
1836 - Declaration of Rights
1845 - Article I, section 15
1861 - Article I, section 15
1866 - Article I, section 15
1868 - Article I, section 15
1869 - Article I, section XV
1876 - Article I, section 18
restrictions on imprisonment for
1833 - General Provisions, Article 15
public
legislative role
1824 - Title III, Section 5, Article 50
1827 - Title I, Section IV, Article 97
1836 - Article II, section 1
and legitimate taxation purposes
1876 - Article III, section 48
payment procedure
1868 - Article VII, section 28
restrictions on
1845 - Article VII, section 33
1861 - Article VII, section 33
1866 - Article VII, section 33
1876 - Article III, section 49; Article III, sections 55
states' contributions to paying off national
1824 - Title VI, Section 2, Article 161
voiding of Civil War
1869 - Article XII, section XXXIV
declaration of war powers
1824 - Title III, Section 5, Article 50; Title IV, Section 4, Article 110
1836 - Article II, section 4
deeds, restrictions on legislative power
1876 - Article III, section 56
See also titles to land
defendant's rights. See fair trial, right to
defense of state/nation
governor's powers
1876 - Article IV, section 7
legislative responsibility for
1836 - Article II, section 1
See also military services; militia
department police chiefs
1827 - Title II, Section VI, Articles 145-148
deputies, legislative. See Chamber of Deputies; Congress of Coahuila and Texas
diplomatic agents, court jurisdiction for
1824 - Title V, Section 3, Article 137
1836 - Article IV, section 3
disciplinary measures, legislative
1833 - Legislature, Article 43
1836 - Article I, section 14
1845 - Article III, section 13
1861 - Article III, section 13
1866 - Article III, section 12
1868 - Article III, section 12
1869 - Article III, section XVI
1876 - Article III, section 11; Article III, section 15
disenfranchisement, restrictions on
1836 - Declaration of Rights
1845 - Article I, section 16
1861 - Article I, section 16
1866 - Article I, section 16
1868 - Article I, section 16
1869 - Article I, section XVI
1876 - Article I, section 19
disruption of legislature by nonmembers
1833 - Legislature, Article 45
1836 - Article I, section 16
1845 - Article III, section 17
1861 - Article III, section 17
1866 - Article III, section 16
1868 - Article III, section 16
1869 - Article III, section XXI
district apportionment
judicial
1833 - Judiciary, Article 78; Judiciary, Article 93
1836 - Article IV, section 2
1845 - Article IV, section 6
1861 - Article IV, section 6
1866 - Article IV, section 5
1868 - Article IV, section 6
1869 - Article V, section VI
1876 - Article V, section 7; Article V, section 14
legislative
1824 - Title III, Section 2, Articles 11-15
1833 - Legislature, Article 35; Legislature, Article 38; Schedule, Article 100; Schedule, Articles 104-105
1836 - Article I, section 5; Article I, section 7 Schedule, sections 6-7
1845 - Article III, sections 29-30; Article III, section 32
1861 - Article III, section 31
1866 - Article III, section 29
1868 - Article III, section 27
1869 - Article III, section XI-XII; Article III, section XXXIV; Article III, section XXXIX-XL; Declaration
1876 - Article III, sections 25-26; Article III, section 28
district assemblies, Coahuila and Texas
1827 - Title I, Section II, Articles 67-77; Title I, Section V, Articles 106-109
district attorneys
1836 - Article IV, section 5
1845 - Article IV, section 12
1861 - Article IV, section 12
1866 - Article IV, section 10; Article IV, section 14
1868 - Article IV, section 12; Article IV, section 23
1869 - Article V, section XII
1876 - Article V, section 21
District Courts
and County Courts
1876 - Article V, sections 16-17; Article V, section 21; Article V, section 24
disqualification of judges
1845 - Article IV, section 14
1861 - Article IV, section 14
1866 - Article IV, section 11
1868 - Article IV, section 17
1869 - Article V, section XI
1876 - Article V, section 11; Article XV, section 6
organization and jurisdiction of
1824 - Title V, Section 6, Articles 143-144
1833 - Judiciary, Articles 78-79; Judiciary, Article 81; Judiciary, Article 85
1836 - Article IV, section 2; Article IV, sections 6-7; Article IV, section 9
1845 - Article IV, sections 6-11
1861 - Article IV, sections 5-6; Article IV, sections 10-11; Article IV, section 15
1866 - Article IV, sections 5-12
1868 - Article IV, section 5; Article IV, sections 7-12
1869 - Article V, sections VI-XV
1876 - Article V, section 1; Article V, section 3; Article V, sections 7-10
trial by jury in
1845 - Article IV, section 16
1869 - Article V, section XXVI
district police chiefs
1827 - Title II, Section VI, Articles 149-151
division of powers. See separation of powers
divorces, restrictions on legislative power
1845 - Article VII, section 18
1861 - Article VII, section 18
1866 - Article VII, section 18
1868 - Article VII, section 18; Article VII, section 39
1869 - Article XII, section XIII; Article XII, section XXXVII
1876 - Article III, section 56
double jeopardy clause
1833 - General Provisions, Article 8
1836 - Declaration of Rights
1845 - Article I, section 12
1861 - Article I, section 12
1866 - Article I, section 12
1868 - Article I, section 12
1869 - Article I, section XII
1876 - Article I, section 14
drawbacks and rebatements for products/services
1876 - Article XVI, section 25
due process, protection of
1824 - Title V, Section 7, Articles 146-156
1827 - Title III, Section I, Articles 169-171
1833 - General Provisions, Article 6
1836 - Declaration of Rights
1845 - Article I, section 16
1861 - Article I, section 16
1866 - Article I, section 16
1868 - Article I, section 16
1869 - Article I, section XVI
1876 - Article I, section 19
dueling, prohibition on
1845 - Article VII, section 5
1861 - Article VII, section 5
1866 - Article VII, section 5
1868 - Article VII, section 3; Article VII, section 6
1869 - Article XII, section III
1876 - Article XVI, section 4