NV Constitution

When did the Nevada convention meet to write a constitution?
July 1864
When did Nevada became a state and under which president?
October 31, 1864
President Lincoln
Article 1 is also called what
a bill of rights
When can a public officer be recalled??
when 25% of voters sign a petition for recall- but they have to have held the office for at least 6 months
When is legislature held?
Once every two years
1st Monday in February
How long is the term for assemblymen?
2 years
How long is the term for senator?
4 years
What is the total number of assemblymen allowed in legislature?
75
Who ajourns legislature?
The houses ajourn themselves- if they can’t agree, the govenor decides
How many votes does it take to overturn the govenors veto?
2/3 Majority from both houses
What are the qualifications to run for govenor?
25 years old
resident of NEvada for 2 years
4 years is the length of office
2 terms MAX
Who is on the board of pardons?
govenor
jusitices
attorney general
Who is on the state prison commision and the board of examiners
Govenor
Secretary of state
attorney general
If something happens to the govenor, who takes over?
the lieutenant govenor
How many supreme court justices are there?
7
How long is the term for supreme court justices?
6 years
How many judicial districts does Nevada have?
9
Who must provide a system of public schools? including their means and support?
The legislature
Appropriation bills take precedance over what?
initiative measures
Govenor is in charge of what in Nevada?
the Great Seal
Justices cannot be what?
Impeached
Who takes over if the govenor and the lieutenant govenor die?
the president pro tempore of the senate
How long does legislature last for?
120 days
Habeus Corpus
a write ordering a prisoner to be brought before a judge
rights in the legal system
After how long is it determined that a judicial officer has left his office??
90 consecutive days