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TITLE I. Public Officers.
II. General Rights of the state.
CHAPTER I. Classification.
II. Legislative officers.
V. Ministerial and other officers connected with the courts.
§ 30. The public officers of the state are classiBut this classification shall not be construed as defining the legal powers of either class.
1. Legislative; 2. Executive : 3. Judicial; 4. Ministerial officers and officers of the courts;
1 R. S., 304, 81.
ARTICLE I. Number, designation and mode of election.
II. General provisions relating to legislative officers.
NUMBER, DESIGNATION AND MODE OF ELECTION.
SECTION 31. Number and designation.
32. Mode of election of senators.
Number and desig. nation,
§ 31. The Legislative officers are:
One hundred and twenty-eight members of assembly;
A speaker of the assembly, from its own body;
For each house, a clerk, a sergeant-at-arms, a doorkeeper and so many other subordinate officers as each house respectively may deem necessary.
1 R. S., 304, 8 1.
32. The time and manner of election and Mode of term of office of the senators are prescribed by the Constitution. Each senate district chooses one
election of senators.
IR. S., 308, SS 1, 2.
election of members of
§ 33. The time and manner of election and Mode of term of office of the members of Assembly are assembly. prescribed by the Constitution. The number of members to be chosen in the several counties is as follows:
In the county of Albany, four.
In the county of Herkimer, two,
In the county of Steuben, three.
1 R. S., 308, § 2, amended; Laws of 1857, ch. 337,
$ 1. § 34. The remaining legislative officers are Election or chosen by each house as prescribed by the other legisConstitution. When the lieutenant-governor acts as governor, or is absent from the senate, it must choose a temporary president from its own body, to serve during his disability or absence. In case it devolves upon such temporary president to act as governor, the senate must choose from its own body another person to preside.
1 R. S., 309, SS 6, 7
GENERAL PROVISIONS RELATING TO LEGISLATIVE OFFICERS.
Section 35. Legislative officers' privilege from arrest.
36. Power of legislature to punish for offenses.