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AGO Opinions with Topic: CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION
AGO 1983 No. 4 >  March 18, 1983
INITIATIVE AND REFERENDUM - LEGISLATURE - CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION
USE OF INITIATIVE TO CALL FOR FEDERAL CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION An initiative, under Article II, § 1 of the Washington Constitution, may be used for the purpose of applying to the federal Congress to call a convention for proposing amendments to the United States Constitution in accordance with Article V thereof.
AGO 1963 No. 51 >  August 29, 1963
CONSTITUTION - UNITED STATES - AMENDMENT - CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION - APPLICATION OF STATE - FORM AND SUBSTANCE OF APPLICATION
CONSTITUTION ‑- UNITED STATES ‑- AMENDMENT ‑- CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION ‑- APPLICATION OF STATE ‑- FORM AND SUBSTANCE OF APPLICATION Whether House Joint Memorial No. 1 of the 1963 Washington legislature will be counted along with similar but nonidentical memorials from other states is a question to be decided by the federal congress.  This Memorial proposes an amendment to the United States Constitution eliminating federal judicial review of state legislative apportionment laws in states where the people have the right of initiative.
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