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{{WAConstitution}}{{TOCnestright}}'''Article XX''' of the [[Washington State Constitution]] is labeled '''Public Health and Vital Statistics.'''  It has two sections.
  
* [http://www.leg.wa.gov/LawsAndAgencyRules/Constitution.htm Washington State Constitution]
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==Section 1==
  
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'''Board of Health and Bureau of Vital Statistics.'''
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There shall be established by law a state board of health and a bureau of vital statistics in connection therewith, with such powers as the legislature may direct.<ref name="wa">[http://www.leg.wa.gov/LAWSANDAGENCYRULES/Pages/constitution.aspx ''Washington State Legislature'', "Washington Constitution," accessed March 30, 2014]</ref>
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==Section 2==
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'''Regulations Concerning Medicine, Surgery and Pharmacy.'''
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The legislature shall enact laws to regulate the practice of medicine and surgery, and the sale of drugs and medicines.<ref name="wa"/>
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==See also==
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* [[State constitution]]
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* [[Constitutional article]]
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* [[Constitutional amendment]]
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* [[Constitutional revision]]
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* [[Constitutional convention]]
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* [[Amendment|Amendments]]
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** [[Legislatively-referred constitutional amendment]]
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** [[Publication requirements for proposed state constitutional amendments]]
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** [[Rules about constitutional conventions in state constitutions]]
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** [[State constitutional articles governing state legislatures]]
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==External links==
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* [http://www.leg.wa.gov/LAWSANDAGENCYRULES/Pages/constitution.aspx ''Washington State Legislature'', "Washington Constitution"]
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* [http://www.secstate.wa.gov/history/publications_view_pdf.aspx?i=SL_knapporigin/SL_knapporigin.pdf ''Washington State SOS'', "The Origin of the Constitution of the State of Washington"]
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==Additional reading==
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* [http://www.amazon.com/The-Washington-State-Constitution-Constitutions/dp/0313274649 Utter, Robert F., and Hugh D. Spitzer. (2002). ''The Washington State Constitution: A Reference Guide'', Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Publishing]
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* [http://www.amazon.com/Washington-Constitution-Oxford-Commentaries-Constitutions/dp/0199946167 Utter, Robert F., and Hugh D. Spitzer. (2013). ''The Washington State Constitution'', New York, New York: Oxford University Press]
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==References==
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Article XX of the Washington State Constitution is labeled Public Health and Vital Statistics. It has two sections.

Section 1

Text of Section 1:

Board of Health and Bureau of Vital Statistics.

There shall be established by law a state board of health and a bureau of vital statistics in connection therewith, with such powers as the legislature may direct.[1]

Section 2

Text of Section 2:

Regulations Concerning Medicine, Surgery and Pharmacy.

The legislature shall enact laws to regulate the practice of medicine and surgery, and the sale of drugs and medicines.[1]

See also

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External links

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Additional reading

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