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New Jersey while they were still colonies, the state has been governed by three constitutions. The current document was issued in 1947 and has been amended several times. Three fundamental documents had governed the territory now known as New Jersey. New Jersey’s first state constitution was adopted on July 2, 1776.
With Patriot and Tory factions plotting and battling each other, New Jersey was a state at war and was nearly a state at civil war. Composed in a span of five days and ratified only two days later, during this state of emergency, on July 2, 1776, the New Jersey State Constitution reflects the turbulence and uncertainty of the moment. Its primary objective was to provide a basic governmental framework that would preempt New Jersey’s fall into anarchy. And yet this Constitution served as the charter document for the State’s government for the next 68 years. June 29, 1844, restricted suffrage to white males. It also formally limited state debt, a predecessor of many contemporary “debt ceiling” clauses.
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Additionally, the state’s amendments required that the legislature provide for a free public school system. We, the people of the State of New Jersey, grateful to Almighty God for the civil and religious liberty which He hath so long permitted us to enjoy, and looking to Him for a blessing upon our endeavors to secure and transmit the same unimpaired to succeeding generations, do ordain and establish this Constitution. Article I, as is usual for constitutions, establishes the rights and freedoms inherent people and relevant operation of the government. This enumeration of rights shall not be construed to impair or deny others retained by the people.
This Article is similar to the U. These passages still do guarantee important rights to New Jerseyans, but violations are not necessarily common. No person shall, after acquittal, be tried for the same offense. The New Jersey Districts as of 2001.
It establishes the qualifications necessary for voting and states the right of suffrage may be removed from certain convicted criminals. 13 members is discussed, who are to represent the “geographic, ethnic and racial diversity” of the state. The method of appointment of New Jersey Redistricting Commission members ensures the minority party which lost the general election prior to the census will have the upper hand in redistricting the state. Along with the other 12 appointed members, there is one “independent” member, who is to not have held office within the past five years.
He is chosen by the other twelve members, yet is automatically the chairman of the Commission. No individual can be affiliated with more than one unless the Constitution explicitly allows it. 40 in the Senate and 80 in the General Assembly, and their apportionment amongst the state. It also creates the requirements for office, and the roles of the Senate and General Assembly. This includes the judging of elections, the selection of officers, a journal of proceedings, and the inability to adjourn for a period of greater than three days without the consent of the other house.