ARTICLE IX


PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE


Note


  This article was renumbered from Article VIII to be Article IX by Const Con 1978 and election Nov 7, 1978.  The former Article IX now appears as Article X.


Law Journals and Reviews


  Environmental Protection Based on State Constitutional Law:  A Call for Reinterpretation.  12 UH L. Rev. 123.


PUBLIC HEALTH


Section 1.  The State shall provide for the protection and promotion of the public health. [Ren Const Con 1978 and election Nov 7, 1978]


Attorney General Opinions


  Enumeration of certain powers by this section was not intended to restrict the Legislature.  Att. Gen. Op. 68-17.









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