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Stephenson, Stinson, Stovall, Sutherland, Tapper, Tate,
Thistlethwaite, Thompson, Tobias, Toca, Toomy, Ullo,
Velazquez , Vesich, Vick, Wall, Warren, Wattigny, Weiss,
Willis, Winchester, Wishara, Womack, Zervigon



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began in earnest to work toward that end; and

WHEREAS, Governor Edwards sponsored legislation calling
a constitutional convention; and

WHEREAS, that legislation became Act 2 of 1972 creating
the Constitutional Convention of Louisiana of 1973; and

WHEREAS, Governor Edwards has maintained his interest
and support throughout the deliberations of the convention;
and

WHEREAS, the support of the Governor of this state is
essential for the successful ratification of the new con-
stitution; and

WHEREAS, the delegates to the Constitutional Convention
of Louisiana of 1973 realize that the aid, support, interest,
and cooperation of the Governor is desirable and necessary.

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Constitutional
Convention of Louisiana of 1973 and it£ delegates, indivi-
dually, commend and express their sincere appreciation to
the Honorable Edwin W. Edwards, Governor of the State of
Louisiana, for his continuing interest and support of the
successful completion of a new constitution for the State
of Louisiana and its people.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that this Resolution be spread
upon the official journal of the convention and that a copy
hereof be transmitted to Governor Edwards.



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1 Constitutional Convention of Louisiana of 1973

2 DELEGATE RESOLUTION NUMBER i ~]

3 Introduced by Delegates Rayburn, Thompson, Brown,

4 Reeves _ Lambert and Nunez
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« A RESOLUTION

7 Relative to the distribution of public information con-

8 cerning the proposed Louisiana Constitution of 1974.

9 BE IT RESOLVED by the Constitutional Convention of

10 Louisiana of 1973 that in the event the Committee on

11 Public Information determines that information shall be

12 disseminated to the people of the state through the

13 medium of newspapers, said committee is hereby authorized

14 and directed to take such steps as are necessary to assure

15 that, where space is purchased, the information is

16 printed at least in the official journal of each parish,

17 and in all events shall make every effort to disseminate

18 information relative to the proposed new constitution

19 in the weekly newspapers throughout the state as well as

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