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Subject Index - Texas Constitutions 1824-1876

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magistrates and fiscals in inferior courts
1827 - Title III, Articles 200-201
mandatory school attendance
1868 - Article XII, section 5
1869 - Article IX, section V
maritime and admiralty cases, court jurisdiction in
1824 - Title V, Section 3, Article 137; Title V, Section 5, Article 142
1836 - Article IV, section 3
marriage
common law definition
1868 - Article VII, section 37
1869 - Article XII, section XXVII
and homesteads
1845 - Article VII, section 22
1861 - Article VII, section 22
1866 - Article VII, Section 22
1869 - Article XII, section XIV
1876 - Article XVI, section 50-52
and wives' property rights
1845 - Article VII, section 19
1861 - Article VII, section 19
1866 - Article VII, Section 19
1868 - Article VII, section 19
1869 - Article XII, section XIV
1876 - Article XVI, section 15
See also divorces, restrictions on legislative power
Mason, John T.
1836 - General Provisions, Section 10
mechanical pursuits, exemption from occupational tax
1845 - Article VII, section 27
1861 - Article VII, section 27
1866 - Article VII, Section 27
1868 - Article VII, section 24
1869 - Article XII, section XIX
1876 - Article VIII, Section 1
medical practice, legislative responsibility for qualifications
1876 - Article XVI, section 31
mental illness
lunatic asylums
1866 - Article VII, Section 10
1876 - Article VII, Section 9; Article XVI, section 54
and voting right
1869 - Article VI
Mexican and Spanish land titles
1836 - General Provisions, Section 10
1876 - Article XIII; Article XIV, Section 8
Mexican Confederacy. See United Mexican States
military services
and eligibility as deputies
1824 - Title III, Section 2, Article 21
exemption from judicial jurisdiction
1824 - Title V, Section 7, Article 154
1827 - Title III, Article 173
and fair trial right
1836 - Declaration of Rights
1845 - Article I, Section 8
1861 - Article I, Section 8
1866 - Article I, Section 8
1868 - Article I, Section 8
1869 - Article I, Section 8
1876 - Article I, section 10
governor as commander-in-chief
1833 - Executive, Article 64
1845 - Article VI, Section 4
1861 - Article VI, Section 4
1866 - Article VI, Section 4
1868 - Article VI, Section 3
1869 - Article VII
1876 - Article IV, Section 7
and legislature
1824 - Title III, Section 5, Article 50
1836 - Article II, Section 5
president's power over
1824 - Title IV, Section 4, Article 110 - Title IV, Section 4, Article 112
1836 - Article VI, Section 4
prohibition on holding civil office
1827 - Title II, Section I, Article 111
provision for federal facilities on state lands
1876 - Article XVI, section 34
quartering of soldiers, prohibition on
1833 - General Provisions, Article 21
1845 - Article VII, section 35
1861 - Article VII, section 35
1866 - Article VII, Section 35
1868 - Article VII, section 33
1869 - Article XII, section XXXIX
1876 - Article I, section 25
restrictions on states' powers
1824 - Title VI, Section 3, Article 162
subordination to civil authority
1845 - Article I, section 17
1861 - Article I, section 17
1866 - Article I, Section 17
1868 - Article I, section 17
1869 - Article I, section XVII
1876 - Article I, section 24
voting restrictions for federal personnel
1845 - Article III, Section 1
1861 - Article III, Section 2
1866 - Article III, Section 1
1868 - Article III, Section 1
1869 - Article III, Section I
1876 - Article VI, Section 1
during war with Mexico
1836 - Military
militia
executive power over
Council of Government
1824 - Title IV, Section 5, Article 116
governor
1827 - Title II, Section I, Article 113
1833 - Executive, Article 64
1845 - Article V, Section 6
1861 - Article V, Section 6
1866 - Article V, Section 6
1868 - Article V, Section 6
1869 - Article IV, Section VI
1876 - Article IV, Section 7
president
1824 - Title IV, Section 4, Article 110
legislative power over
1824 - Title III, Section 5, Article 50
1827 - Title I, Section IV, Article 97
1836 - Article II, Section 6
organization and discipline of
1827 - Title V, Articles 211-214
1833 - General Provisions, Article 20
1836 - Declaration of Rights
1845 - Article VI
1861 - Article VI
1866 - Article VI
1868 - Article VI?
1869 - Article VII
1876 - Article XVI, sections 46-47
and restrictions on multiple office holding
1845 - Article III, section 25
1861 - Article III, section 25
1868 - Article III, section 23
1869 - Article III, section XXX
mines and minerals
legislative power to regulate
1868 - Article VII, section 51
restrictions on state regulation of
1876 - Article III, section 56
rights of landowners to
1866 - Article VII, Section 39
1869 - Article X, Section IX
1876 - Article XIV, Section 7
ministers of government, president's power to appoint
1836 - Article VI, Section 5
ministers/priests, religious
exemption from civic duties
1845 - Article VI, section 3
1861 - Article VI, section 3
1866 - Article VI, section 3
exemption from judicial jurisdiction
1824 - Title V, Section 7, Article 154
presence on executive council
1827 - Title II, Section III, Article 121
restrictions on holding office
1824 - Title III, Section 2, Article 23
1827 - Title I, Section I, Article 39; Title II, Section I, Article 111; Title II, Section V, Article 140; Title II, Section VII, Article 161
1836 - Article V, section 1
1845 - Article III, section 27
1861 - Article III, section 27
1866 - Article III, Section 26
1869 - Article XII, section XXXI
misdemeanor crimes, jurisdictions and procedures
1866 - Article IV, section 3; Article IV, section 16
1868 - Article IV, section 22
1869 - Article V, section XVII
1876 - Article XVI, section 3
Monclova, territorial boundaries
1827 - Preliminary Provisions, Article 7
money (currency)
legislative powers
1824 - Title III, Section 5, Article 50
1836 - Article II, section 2
restrictions on state creation of
1833 - Legislature, Article 59
1845 - Article VII, section 32
1861 - Article VII, section 32
1866 - Article VII, section 32
1868 - Article VII, section 29
1876 - Article XVI, Section 7
monopolies
prohibition on
1833 - General Provisions, Article 19
1836 - Declaration of Rights
1845 - Article I, section 18
1861 - Article I, section 18
1866 - Article I, section 18
1868 - Article I, section 18
1869 - Article I, section XVIII
1876 - Article I, section 26
and railroad regulation
1876 - Article X, section 5
multiple offices, restrictions on holding
executive
1827 - Title II, Section I, Article 111; Title II, Section V, Article 144; Title II, Section VII, Article 161; Title II, Section VII, Article 163
1845 - Article V, section 22
1861 - Article V, section 22
1866 - Article V, section 22
1868 - Article V, section 14
1869 - Article IV, section XIV
general provisions
1845 - Article VII, section 26
1861 - Article VII, section 26
1866 - Article VII, Section 26
legislative
1827 - Title I, Section I, Article 39
1833 - Legislature, Articles 55-56
1836 - Article I, section 23
1845 - Article III, sections 24-25
1861 - Article III, sections 24-25
1866 - Article III, sections 23-24
1868 - Article III, sections 22-23
1869 - Article III, sections XXIX-XXXI
1876 - Article III, sections 19-20
multiple submissions of same bill, restrictions on
1827 - Title I, Section V, Article 100
1845 - Article III, section 22
1861 - Article III, section 22
1866 - Article III, section 21
1868 - Article III, section 20
1869 - Article III, section XXVI
1876 - Article III, section 34
municipal areas. See cities and towns
municipal assemblies, Coahuila and Texas
1827 - Title I, Section II, Articles 47-66