~James Drummond Minor~

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~James Drummond Minor~ - of had point COHSHTDTIONAL AMBNDUBHTS.--As by...
of had point COHSHTDTIONAL AMBNDUBHTS.--As by law directed, tbo Secretary of Slate, Hon. James D. Minor, pub- lishoisJU) the voters of thia State resolutions passed by tho lost Legislature. Legislature. Ono of these provide* for amending the Constitution so a* Cornish Williams to i« at hill* of i* of the county taxea, in make the fiscal year first of December begin with the of each year, inatead of tho firat of January, a* now. This proposed amendment i* one of the real nocesiitie* of times. Under the existing arrangement arrangement tbe olose of tbo fiscal year tho meeting of tbo Legislature nearly or quito simultaneously. rnikos it physically impossible for the State official* who have reports to mako to perfect and present them until two or three or weeks utter the noaiioa begin*. In Borauch a* all the financial legislation legislation has to lie based upon the Reports of tho Controller and Troaeur or, it i* almost imperative that tbe proposed constitutional change should take place, Tbe other amendment published adviaee the oellingof a Constitutional Convention. We are not prepared to coincide with thi* suggeation, Constitutional Convention* Convention* coat a good deal of The Constitution we are laboring under now i* bad enough, God and what would b* done for u* auch tinkerer* and pnlterera a* might be got together to reviae inatrnmeut, ia not encouraging to contemplate. Tho official advertisement advertisement will be found in another of tbe Appeal.--Carton Appeal *···»····

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  1. Weekly Nevada State Journal,
  2. 12 Aug 1876, Sat,
  3. Page 4

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  • ~James Drummond Minor~

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