Difference between revisions of "Article XX, Washington State Constitution"

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'''Board of Health and Bureau of Vital Statistics.'''
 
'''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.
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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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'''Regulations Concerning Medicine, Surgery and Pharmacy.'''
 
'''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.
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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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** [[Rules about constitutional conventions in state constitutions]]
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** [[State constitutional articles governing state legislatures]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==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"]
  
* [http://www.leg.wa.gov/LawsAndAgencyRules/Constitution.htm Washington State Constitution]
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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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Latest revision as of 05:57, 11 April 2014

Washington Constitution
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Articles
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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

References