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Article 1. Declaration of rights. 2. Distribution of powers. 3. Legislative department. 4. Executive department. 5. Judicial department. 6. Suffrage. 7. Education. 8. Irrigation and water rights. 9. Mines and mining. 10. Corporations. 11. Boundaries. 12. County organization. 13. Municipal corporations. 14. Salaries. 15. Taxation and revenue. 16. Public indebtedness. 17. State militia. 18. Public lands and donations. 19. Miscellaneous. 20. Amendment. 21. Schedule.


Section 9. The right of trial by jury shall

remain inviolate in criminal

cases. 10. In criminal prosecutions accused

shall have the right to defend

in person and by counsel. 11. No person compelled to testify

against himself. — No person in jeopardy twice for the same

offense. 12. Witnesses not to be unreason

ably detained. 13. Persons proceeded against crimi

nally by indictment. 14. All persons shall be bailable.

Excessive bail and cruel pun

ishments prohibited. 15. The Penal Code shall be framed

on the humane principles of

reformation and prevention. 16. In regard to prisons and im

prisonment. 17. Habeas corpus. 18. Freedom of religious thought

and worship. 19. State money not to be given to

a sectarian or religious so

ciety. 20. Freedom of speech. 21. The people may assemble to

gether peaceably to consult

for the common good. 22. The rights of labor to have just

protection. 23. Education encouraged. 24. The right of citizens to bear

arms. 25. Military subordinate to civil

powers.-Quartering of troops. 26. Treason against the State de

fined. 27. Elections to be open, free and

equal. 28. No tax imposed without consent

of the people. — All taxation shall be equally uniform.


Declaration of Rights. Section 1. All power

is inherent in the people. 2. In their inherent right of life,

liberty and the pursuit of happiness, all members of the

human race are equal. 3. Political equality. 4. Security against unreasonable

searches and seizures. 5. No person shall be imprisoned

for debt, except in cases of

fraud. 6. No person shall be deprived

of life, liberty or property

without due process of law. 7. Liberty and property of free

men. 8. All courts shall be open.-- Jus

tice administered without sale or delay.

Section 29. Resident aliens and citizens. 30. Perpetuities and monopolies

contrary to genius of a free

State. 31. Water controlled by the State. 32. Private property shall not be

taken for private use. 33. Private property taken for pub

lic use. 34. All laws of a general nature

shall have a uniform opera

tion. 35. No ex post facto law or other

law impairing obligation of

contracts. 36. The enumeration of rights in

this Constitution not to impair other rights retained by

the people. 37. The State is inseparable from

the Federal Union.


Distribution of Powers. 1. The powers of government of

this State vested in the legislative, executive and judicial.

Section 11. Majority of each house shall

constitute a quorum. 12. The powers of each house. 13. Each house shall keep a jour

nal. 14. The sessions of each house shall

be open, except. 15. Adjournment for more than

three days. 16. Members to be privileged from

arrest, except when. 17. Sole power

of impeachment vested in the House of Repre

sentatives. 18. What State officers are liable

for impeachment. 19. Removal of other officers. 20. No laws shall be passed except

by bill. 21. The enacting cląuse of every

law. 22. Bills for the appropriation of

money, when introduced. 23. When the bill is to become a

law. 24. No bill to contain more than one

subject, except. 25. No bill shall become a law ex

cept by vote of majority. 26. In regard to the title of a bill. 27. The Legislature not to pass

local or special law in the fol

lowing enumerated cases. 28. How bills are to be signed. 29. The numerous duties and com

pensation of officers and em

ployes. 30. Extra compensation to officers,

etc. 31. Stationery, printing, etc. 32. In regard to the extension of the

term of office or increase or

decrease in salary. 33. All bills for raising revenue

originate in House of Repre

sentatives.. 34. Appropriation bills. 35. Payment of money from the

treasury. 36. No appropriations except for

institutions under absolute

control of State. 37. Money not to be granted for

municipal improvements.


Legislatice Department. 1. The legislative power vested in

Senate and House of Repre

sentatives. 2. Election of Senators.-Term of

office. Representatives and

term of office.- Qualifications. 3. Each county shall constitute a

senatorial and representative

district. 4. Vacancies in either house, how

filled. 5. Time of election of members of

both houses. 6. Compensation of members for

the first Legislature. 7. The Legislature shall meet,

when. 8. Senators and Representatives

may not hold two offices. 9. No increase of salary or mile

age. 10. President of the Senate.-Speak

er of the House

Section 12. Powers and duties of the same. 13. Salary of Governor. 14. State Examiner.- His duties. 15. Seal of State. 15. The seal of the Territory to be

the seal of State until otherwise provided for.

Section 38. Investment of trust funds, etc. 39. The State or any county of the

State to contract debts in the

construction of railroads. 40. In regard to the liability of any

person, association or corpora

tion. 41. Every order, etc., to be pre

sented to the Governor. 42. No person to promise his vote. 43. Bribery defined. 44. Any person may be compelled

to testify in any lawful inves

tigation. 45. Corrupt solicitation. 46. Members having personal or pri

vate interests in a bill shall not vote thereon.


1. Election of Congressmen-at

large. 2. Enumeration of the inhabitants

of the State in 1895 and every

tenth year thereafter. 3. Representative districts may be

altered. 4. Apportionment.


Executive Department. 1. Executive power vested in Goy

ernor. 2. Eligibility for office of Governor. 3. Election of Governor.-- In case

of tie. 4. Governor commander-in-chief of

military forces of the State. 5. Governor has power of reprieve

and pardon. 6. Impeachment of Governor. 7. In case of vacancy, how filled. 8. Every bill to be presented to the

Governor before it becomes a

law. 9. The Governor may disapprove

of any item or items. 10. In case of bribery. 11. Secretary of State, Auditor,

Treasurer and Superintendent of Public Instruction. Term of office.


Judicial Department. 1. Judicial power of the State is

vested in the Senate. In the Supreme Court, District Courts, justices of the peace,

etc. 2. Jurisdiction of the Supreme

Court. 3. Power to issue writs of man

damus. 4. Supreme Court to consist of

three justices.-Their election

and term of office. 5. A majority to constitute a

quorum. 6. In case a judge of the Supreme

Court is interested in a cause. 7. Two terms to be held annually. 8. To be eligible to the office of

chief justice. 9. Clerk of the Supreme Court.

His appointment. 10. District Court shall have origi

nal jurisdiction in criminal

cases. 11. Judges of District Courts may

hold courts for each other. 12. To be eligible to the office of

judge of District Court. 13. There shall be a clerk of Dis

trict Court in each organized

county. 14. Appointment of District Courts.

Commissioners. 15. The style of all process. 16. Judges of the Supreme Court

shall have no duties except

such as are judicial. 17. Their pay. 18. Writs of error and appeals. 19. The State shall be divided into

three judicial districts. 20. Enumeration of the same.

Section 21. The Legislature may increase

judicial districts. Jurisdic

tion. 22. Justices of the peace.- Number

and election of. 23. Appeals. 24. Time of holding courts. 25. Judges of Supreme Court shall

not practice law. 26. How terms of courts are to be

fixed. 27. No judge of the Supreme or Dis

trict Courts shall be eligible

to other offices. 28. Appeals from decisions of com

pulsory boards of arbitration allowed.

Section 16. To hold office until successor is

qualified. 17. Th time of holding elections. 18. Election or appointment of those

not provided for in this con

stitution. 19. Those who may not hold offices

under the State and the United

States. 20. Oath of office. 21. How the oath shall be admin





1. Right to vote shall not be de

nied on account of sex. 2. Requirements for voting. 3. Electors to be privileged from

arrest on days of election, ex

cept. 4. Not to perform military duty on

day of election. 5. Must be a citizen of the United

States. 6. Those who may not vote. 7. No elector shall lose his resi

dence in this State by reason of absence on business of the

United States. 8. Soldiers, seamen or marines of

the United States not deemed a resident in consequence of

being stationed in this State. 9. Must be able to read. 10. Nothing herein contained to de

prive any person of the right

to vote. 11. Elections shall be by ballot. 12. Voters must register according

to law. 13. Purity of elections. 14. Election contests, how provided

for. 15. Only qualified electors appointed

to civil or military office.

Education. 1. A complete and uniform system

of public instruction. 2. Perpetual school fund. 3. Grants, gifts and devises for the

same. 4. County school fund. 5. Custodians of such funds. 6. They shall be deemed trust

funds in the care of the State 7. The income of the same to be

applied to the support of free

schools. 8. Income to be divided among the

several counties. 9. Are required to attend school

between six and eighteen years

of age. 10. No distinction or discrimination

to be made on account of sex.

race or color. 11. Text books not to be prescribed

for use in public schools. 12. No sectarian instruction. 13. Board of land commissioners. 14. The general supervision of the

public schools intrusted to the State Superintendent of

Public Instruction. 15. The establishment of the Uni

versity of Wyoming is hereby

confirmed. 16. Open to students of both sexes.

irrespective of race or color. 17. Management of the University. 18. Charitable, reformatory and pe

nal institutions.

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