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The militia shall consist of all able-bodied male inhabitants of the State, between the ages of eighteen and forty-five years, except such as are exempted by law.  
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'''Organization and equipment.'''
 
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The Legislature shall provide by law for the organization, equipment and discipline of the militia, which shall conform as nearly as practicable to the regulations for the government of the armies of the United States.  
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The Legislature shall provide by law for the organization, equipment and discipline of the militia, which shall conform as nearly as practicable to the regulations for the government of the armies of the United States.<ref name="ut"/>
  
 
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==See also==
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* [[State constitution]]
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==External links==
 
==External links==
[http://le.utah.gov/UtahCode/chapter.jsp?code=Constitution Utah Constitution]
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* [http://le.utah.gov/UtahCode/chapter.jsp?code=Constitution ''Utah.gov'', "Utah Constitution"]
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* [http://www.uvu.edu/ccs/ ''Utah Valley University'', "Center for Constitutional Studies"]
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* [http://archivesresearch.wordpress.com/2011/01/19/utah-state-constitution-online/ ''Researching the Utah State archives'', "Utah State Constitution Online"]
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* [http://mwdl.org/collections/1834.php ''Mountain West Digital Library'', "Collection: Utah Statehood Constitutional Convention (1895) Records"]
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* [http://www.xmission.com/~wake/section27.html Paul Wake, Fundamental Principles, Individual Rights, and Free Government: Do Utahns Remember How to Be Free?]
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* [http://www.xmission.com/~wake/section27.html Paul Wake, Fundamental Principles, Individual Rights, and Free Government: Do Utahns Remember How to Be Free?]
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==Additional reading==
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* [http://global.oup.com/academic/product/the-utah-state-constitution-9780199779284?cc=us&lang=en& White, Jean Bickmore. (2011). ''The Utah State Constitution'', New York, New York: Oxford University Press]
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* [http://www.amazon.com/Utah-State-Constitution-Reference-Constitutions/dp/0313293511 White, Jean Bickmore. (1998). ''Utah State Constitution: A Reference Guide'', Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Publishing]
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* [http://www.amazon.com/Charter-Statehood-Constitution-Centennial-Series/dp/0874805295 White, Jean Bickmore. (1996). ''Charter for Statehood: The Story of Utah's State Constitution'', Salt Lake City, Utah: University of Utah]
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Latest revision as of 20:09, 11 April 2014

Utah Constitution
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Preamble
Articles
IIIIIIIVVVIVIIVIIIIXXXIXIIXIIIXIVXVXVIXVIIXVIIIXXXXIIXXIIIXXIV
Article XV of the Utah Constitution is entitled Militia and consists of two sections.

Section 1

Text of Section 1:

How constituted.

The militia shall consist of all able-bodied male inhabitants of the State, between the ages of eighteen and forty-five years, except such as are exempted by law.[1]

Section 2

Text of Section 2:

Organization and equipment.

The Legislature shall provide by law for the organization, equipment and discipline of the militia, which shall conform as nearly as practicable to the regulations for the government of the armies of the United States.[1]

See also

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External links

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