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IN Two VOLUMES

TO

ANNOTATED
CONSOLIDATED LAWS

OF THE

STATE OF NEW YORK

Second Edition

CONTAINING

AMENDMENTS TO CONSOLIDATED LAWS AND OTHER GENERAL STATUTES,
ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURES OF 1918, 1919 AND 1920,

INCLUDING THE SPECIAL SESSION OF 1920

AND ALSO

DECISIONS OF THE COURTS AND RULINGS OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL
AND STATE OFFICERS AND COMMISSIONS UNDER THE LAWS

AND CONSTITUTION FROM JULY 1, 1917, TO JULY 1, 1920

EDITED BY

ROBERT C. CUMMING AND FRANK B. GILBERT

VOL. I

THE BANKS LAW PUBLISHING COMPANY

BAKER, VOORHIS & CO.

NEW YORK

MATTHEW BENDER & COMPANY

INCORPORATED
ALBANY, N. Y.

1920

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Copyright, 1920, by
The Banks Law PUBLISHING Co,

BAKER, VOORHis & Co.
MATTHEW BENDER & COMPANY

INCORPORATED

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In pursuance of the authority vested in me, by section 932 of the Code of Civil Procedure, I, Francis M. Hugo, Secretary of State, hereby certify that the copies of the laws contained in this volume are correct transcripts of the text of the original laws, and in accordance with such section are entitled to be read in evidence.

L. S.

Given under my hand and the seal of office of the Secretary of State, at the Capitol in the City of Albany, this fourth day of November, 1920.

FRANCIS M. HUGO, Secretary of State of the State of New York.

CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES

ARTICLE XVIII

Section 1. Intoxicating liquors; manufacture, sale or transportation prohibited.—After one year from the ratification of this article the manufacture, sale or transportation of intoxicating liquors within, the importation thereof into, or the exportation thereof from the United States and all territory subject to the jurisdiction thereof for beverage purposes is hereby prohibited.

§ 2. Enforcement.-The Congress and the several States shall have concurrent power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.

§ 3. Ratification.—This article shall be inoperative unless it shall have been ratified as an amendment to the Constitution by the legislatures of the several States as provided in the Constitution, within seven years from the date of the submission hereof to the States by the Congress.

(In effect January 16, 1920.)

The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state on account of sex.

Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.

Note.--Above is suffrage amendment as adopted by N. Y. State Legislature-now ratified by 39 states.

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