irrepealable


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No discussion) Section 4 Debt limitations for municipalities 156, 529, 530 and Political subdivisions Section 5 Irrepealable tax to repay debt of 157, 529 municipality Or political subdivision Section 6 Territorial debts (No discussion) 157, 529 Article XIV - State Institutions (Text missing, subject matter derived from 1921 Constitution and annotations) Section 1 Charitable and penal institutions 547 Section 2 Government of charitable and penal institutions 547 Section 3 Board to govern state educational 547 institutions Section 4 Term limitation for governing 547 boards (?
But those decisions ought not to be irrepealable and irreversible, however erroneous.
The Framers of the American Constitution] foresaw that troublous times would arise, when rulers and people would become restive under restraint, and seek by sharp and decisive measures to accomplish ends deemed just and proper; and that the principles of constitutional liberty would be in peril, unless established by irrepealable law.
It noted that the Framers "foresaw that troublous times would arise, when rulers and people would become restive under restraint, and seek by sharp and decisive measures to accomplish ends deemed just and proper; and that the principles of constitutional liberty would be in peril, unless established by irrepealable law.
To say that the legislature may pass irrepealable laws, is to say that it may alter the very constitution from which it derives its authority; since in so far as one legislature could bind a subsequent one by its enactments, it could in the same degree reduce the legislative power of its successors, and the process might be repeated until, one by one, the subjects of legislation would be excluded altogether from their control, and the constitutional provision, that the legislative power shall be vested in two houses, would be to a greater or less degree rendered ineffectual.