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The legislative, executive, and judicial departments shall be separate and distinct, so that none exercise the powers properly belonging to the others, nor any person exercise the power of more than one of them at the same time; provided, however, administrative agencies may be created by the General Assembly with such authority and duties as the General Assembly may prescribe. Provisions may be made for judicial review of any finding, order, or judgment of such administrative agencies.<ref name="va">[http://constitution.legis.virginia.gov/ ''Virgina's Legislative Information System'', "Constitution of Virginia," accessed March 30, 2014]</ref>
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The legislative, executive, and judicial departments shall be separate and distinct, so that none exercise the powers properly belonging to the others, nor any person exercise the power of more than one of them at the same time; provided, however, administrative agencies may be created by the General Assembly with such authority and duties as the General Assembly may prescribe. Provisions may be made for judicial review of any finding, order, or judgment of such administrative agencies.<ref name="va">[http://constitution.legis.virginia.gov/ ''Virginia's Legislative Information System'', "Constitution of Virginia," accessed March 30, 2014]</ref>
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://constitution.legis.virginia.gov/ ''Virgina's Legislative Information System'', "Constitution of Virginia"]
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*[http://constitution.legis.virginia.gov/ ''Virginia's Legislative Information System'', "Constitution of Virginia"]
 
*[http://www.yale.edu/lawweb/avalon/states/va05.htm ''Yale.edu'', "1776 Constitution"]
 
*[http://www.yale.edu/lawweb/avalon/states/va05.htm ''Yale.edu'', "1776 Constitution"]
 
*[http://vagovernmentmatters.org/primary-sources/516 ''Virginia Government Matters'', "Virginia Constitution 1830"]
 
*[http://vagovernmentmatters.org/primary-sources/516 ''Virginia Government Matters'', "Virginia Constitution 1830"]

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Article III of the Virginia Constitution is entitled Division of Powers and consists of one section.

Section 1

Text of Section 1:

Departments to Be Distinct

The legislative, executive, and judicial departments shall be separate and distinct, so that none exercise the powers properly belonging to the others, nor any person exercise the power of more than one of them at the same time; provided, however, administrative agencies may be created by the General Assembly with such authority and duties as the General Assembly may prescribe. Provisions may be made for judicial review of any finding, order, or judgment of such administrative agencies.[1]

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