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GENERAL ASSEMBLY. This name is given in some of the states to the senate and house of representatives, which compose the legislative body.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The state constitution requires that this amendment pass two separately elected General Assemblies and voters in the next two years.

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