Visit The University of Texas homepage
Visit the Tarlton Law Library homepage

Subject Index - Texas Constitutions 1824-1876

E

ecclesiastics
exemption from judicial jurisdiction
1824 - Title V, Section 7, Article 154
1827 - Title III, Article 173
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
education
establishment of public
1824 - Title III, Section 5, Article 50
1827 - Title I, Section IV, Article 97 Title VI, Articles 215-217
1833 - General Provisions, Article 26
1836 - General Provisions, section 5
1845 - Article X
1861 - Article X
1866 - Article X
1868 - Article XII
1869 - Article IX
1876 - Article III, section 48; Article III, section 56; Article VII; Article XI, section 10
of illegitimate children
1868 - Article VII, section 35
payment of back pay to teachers
1876 - Article XVI, section 36
elections
ayuntamientos
1827 - Title II, Section VII, Articles 164-165
county officials
1833 - Executive, Article 74
1836 - Article IV, section 12
1866 - Article IV, section 15
1868 - Article IV, section 13; Article IV, section 15
1869 - Article V, section XVIII; Article V, section XIX
1876 - Article V, section 15; Article V, section 18; Article VIII, section 14; Article XVI, section 44
executive-level officials
1824 - Title IV, Section 1, Articles 76-94; Title IV, Section 2, Articles 96-101
1827 - Title II, Section III, Articles 123-124; Title II, Section IV, Articles 129-138
1833 - Executive, Articles 61-62 Executive, Article 71
1836 - Article III, sections 2-3
1845 - Article V, sections 2-3; Article V, section 12; Article V, section 23
1861 - Article V, sections 2-3; Article V, section 12; Article V, section 23
1866 - Article V, sections 2-3; Article V, section 12; Article V, section 23
1868 - Article V, sections 2-3; Article V, section 19
1869 - Article IV, sections II-III; Article IV, sections XX-XXII
1876 - Article IV, sections 2-3; Article IV, section 16
general provision for
1833 - General Provisions, Article 3
initial elections under constitution
1836 - Schedule, section 5
1845 - Article XIII, section 7; Article XIII, section 12
1869 - Election Declaration
judicial officials
1824 - Title V, Section 2, Article 127-128
1833 - Judiciary, Article 81
1836 - Article IV, section 1; Article IV, section 9
1845 - Article IV, section 11
1861 - Article IV, sections 1-2 (amended); Article IV, sections 11-13
1866 - Article IV, section 2; Article IV, section 5; Article IV, section 13
1868 - Article IV, section 5
1869 - Article V, section XII
1876 - Article V, section 2; Article V, section 5; Article V, section 7; Article V, section 9
legislative
1824 - Title III, Section 2, Articles 15-17; Title III, Section 2, Article 21; Title III, Section 3, Articles 30-33
1827 - Title I, Section I, Article 35; Title I, Section II, Articles 47-66; Title I, Section II, Articles 67-77; Title I, Section III, Article 79
1833 - Legislature, Articles 33-34; Legislature, Article 37; Legislature, Article 42; Schedule, Article 102
1836 - Article I, section 3; Article I, section 7; Article I, section 13
1845 - Article III, section 5; Article III, section 28
1861 - Article III, section 28
1866 - Article III, section 27
1868 - Article III, section 25
1869 - Article III, section IV; Article III, section VIII; Article III, section XXXIII
1876 - Article III, sections 3-4; Article III, section 27
legislative power over
1827 - Title I, Section IV, Article 97
procedures for
1833 - General Provisions, Article 27
1836 - Article VI, sections 11-14; General Provisions, section 2
1845 - Article III, section 7; Article VII, section 6
1861 - Article III, section 7; Article VII, section 6
1866 - Article III, sections 6 ; Article VII, section 6
1868 - Article III, section 6; Article VII, section 7; Article VII, section 53
1869 - Article XII, section IV
1876 - Article VI, section 4
restrictions on executive power over
1824 - Title IV, Section 4, Article 112
1827 - Title II, Section I, Article 113
restrictions on legislative power over
1876 - Article III, section 56
and seat of government
1868 - Article III, section 31
state responsibility to organize
1824 - Title III, Section 2, Article 9
superintendent of public instruction
1868 - Article XII, section 2
1869 - Article IX, section II
See also voting
electors (qualified voters)
1827 - Preliminary Provisions, Article 24
1833 - General Provisions, Article 22; Legislature, Articles 40-41
1836 - Article VI, section 11
1845 - Article III, sections 1-3
1861 - Article III, section 2
1866 - Article III, section 1
1868 - Article III, section 1
1869 - Article III, section I
eligibility for civil office
district elector
1827 - Title I, Section II, Article 53
executive
1824 - Title IV, Section 1, Article 76 Title IV, Section 4, Article 112
1827 - Title II, Section I, Article 110; Title II, Section I, Article 113; Title II, Section III, Article 122; Title II, Section V, Article 140; Title II, Section VI, Article 146; Title II, Section VII, Article 160
1833 - Executive, Article 61
1836 - Article VI, section 1
1845 - Article V, section 4; Article V, section 21
1861 - Article V, section 4; Article V, section 21
1866 - Article V, section 4; Article V, section 20
1868 - Article V, section 4
1869 - Article IV, section IV; Article IV, section XIII
1876 - Article IV, section 4; Article IV, section 13; Article IV, sections 22-23
general provisions
1836 - Schedule, section 3
1845 - Article VII, section 9
1861 - Article VII, section 9
1866 - Article VII, section 9
1868 - Article VII, section 10
1869 - Article XII, section IX; Article XII, section XII
1876 - Article III, sections 6-7; Article XVI, section 14
judicial
1824 - Title V, Section 2, Article 125; Title V, Section 5, Article 141; Title V, Section 6, Article 144
1827 - Title II, Section VI, Article 150; Title III, Article 200
1833 - Judiciary, Article 91
1866 - Article IV, section 2
1868 - Article IV, section 13
1876 - Article V, section 2; Article V, section 5; Article V, section 7
legislative
1824 - Title III, Section 2, Articles 19-21; Title III, Section 3, Article 28; Title III, Section 5, Article 50
1827 - Title I, Section I, Articles 36-39; Title I, Section I, Article 41; Title I, Section II, Article 53
1833 - Legislature, Article 40
1836 - Article I, section 4; Article I, section 8
1845 - Article III, section 6; Article III, section 11
1861 - Article III, section 6; Article III, section 11
1866 - Article III, section 10
1868 - Article III, section 5; Article III, section 10
1869 - Article III, section V; Article III, sections XIII-XIV
1876 - Article III, sections 6-8; Article III, section 19; Article III, section 23
See also multiple offices
emancipation of minors
1868 - Article VII, section 39
1869 - Article XII, section XIII
emancipation of slaves
1836 - General Provisions, section 9
1845 - Article VIII, section 1
1861 - Article VIII, section 2
employment of civil servants
1876 - Article III, section 44
entailments, prohibition on
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
equal rights
1836 - Declaration of Rights
1845 - Article I, section 2
1861 - Article I, section 2
1866 - Article I, section 2
1868 - Article I, section 2; Article I, section 21
1869 - Article I, section II; Article I, section XXI
1876 - Article I, section 3
estates and inheritance
court jurisdiction
1845 - Article IV, section 15
1861 - Article IV, section 15
1866 - Article IV, section 16
1868 - Article IV, sections 10-11
1869 - Article V, section VII; Article V, section IX
1876 - Article V, section 8; Article V, section 16
inheritance rights
1833 - General Provisions, Article 10
1836 - General Provisions, section 10
1876 - Article I, section 21; Article III, section 56; Article XVI, section 52
executive branch
impeachment procedures
1845 - Article IX, section 2
1861 - Article IX, section 2
1866 - Article IX, section 2
1868 - Article XI, section 2
1869 - Article VIII, section II
1876 - Article XV, section 2
judicial jurisdiction in
1824 - Title V, Section 3, Article 137
and legislature
1824 - Title III, Section 2, Article 23; Title III, Section 4, Articles 37-38
1827 - Title I, Section IV, Article 98
1836 - Article I, sections 19
1845 - Article III, section 25
1866 - Article III, section 24
1868 - Article III, section 23
organization of
1824 - Title IV, Section 1, Articles 74-94; Title IV, Section 2, Articles 95-104
1827 - Title I, Section I, Articles 34-45; Title II, Section I, Articles 110-112; Title II, Section II, Articles 115-120; Title II, Section III, Articles 121-126 ; Title II, Section IV, Articles 129-138
1833 - Executive, Articles 60-63; Executive, Articles 67-74
1836 - Article III, sections 1-3; Provisional Government, Articles I-IV; Provisional Government, Articles XII-XIII; Provisional Government, Articles XVI-XVII; Provisional Government, Articles XXI
1845 - Article V, sections 1-5; Article V, sections 13-16; Article V, section 23
1861 - Article V, sections 1-5; Article V, sections 12-16; Article V, section 23
1866 - Article V, sections 1-5; Article V, sections 12-16; Article V, section 23
1868 - Article V, sections 1-5; Article V, section 16; Article V, sections 19-22
1869 - Article IV, sections I-V; Article IV, sections XV-XXIV
1876 - Article IV, sections 1-5; Article IV, sections 16-23; Article IV, section 26
powers and responsibilities
1824 - Title IV, Section 3, Articles 105-109; Title IV, Section 4-6, Articles 110-122
1827 - Preliminary Provisions, Article 31; Title II, Section I, Articles 113-114; Title II, Section III, Articles 127-128; Title II, Section V, Articles 139-144
1833 - Executive, Articles 64-66; Executive, Articles 75-76
1845 - Article V, sections 6-11; Article V, sections 17-22
1861 - Article V, sections 6-11; Article V, sections 17-22
1866 - Article V, sections 6-11; Article V, sections 17-22
1868 - Article V, sections 6-15; Article V, sections 17-18
1869 - Article IV, sections VI-XIV; Article IV, sections XXV-XXVI
1876 - Article IV, sections 6-15; Article IV, sections 24-25
executive council (1827)
election process - Title II, Section IV, Articles 131-138
police chief nominations - Title II, Section VI, Article 147; Title II, Section VI, Article 149
powers and responsibilities of - Title II, Section III, Articles 121-128
vice-governor's role - Title II, Section II, Article 116
expulsion rules, legislative officials. See disciplinary measures, legislative
extra sessions. See special (extra) sessions
extradition of criminals between states
1824 - Title VI, Section 2, Article 161