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New York's broken constitution : the governance crisis and the path to renewed greatness / edited by Peter J. Galie, Christopher Bopst, and Gerald Benjamin.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Albany : State University of New York Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
x, 330 pages ; 24 cm.
Series:
SUNY series in American constitutionalism. [More in this series]
Notes:
"This volume grew out of discourse at a number of conferences at the Rockefeller Institute of Government held over the past two decades."
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction / Peter J. Galie and Gerald Benjamin -- Cleaning the constitution part I : institutions and rights / Peter J. Galie and Christopher Bopst -- Cleaning the constitution part II : public policies / Peter J. Galie and Christopher Bopst -- New york state's allegedly unified court system / Daniel L. Feldman and Marc C. Bloustein -- These seats may not be saved : a fair and rule-bound legislative reapportionment process / Jeffrey Wice and Todd A. Breitbart -- "Mixed messages" : the governor's message of necessity and the legislative process in New York / Peter J. Galie -- "Mind the gap" : the promise and limits of home rule in New York / Richard Briffault -- "Till debt do us part" : the opportunity for New York finance law to enter the twenty-first century / Kenneth Bond -- "The gift that keeps on giving" : New York's approach to gifts and loans of public money and credit / Christopher Bopst -- "Forever wild" : the treatment of conservation and the environment by the New York state constitution / Paul Bray -- Gaming the constitution : why New York's constitutional gambling prohibition does not prohibit gambling / Gerald Benjamin -- "All of nothing at all" : changing the constitution -- the reform dilemma / Gerald Benjamin -- Coda : should voters approve the 2017 ballot proposition calling for a constitutional convention in New York?
Subject(s):
Constitutional lawNew York (State)Congresses [Browse]
Form/​Genre:
Conference papers and proceedings.
ISBN:
  • 9781438463339 ((hardcover))
  • 1438463332 ((hardcover))
  • 9781438463322 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 1438463324 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
LCCN:
2016007710
OCLC:
939911238
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