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in person, without the consent of the




Section 1. The General Assembly shall

make, from time to time, such provisions

for organizing, equipping and disciplining

the Militia, as the exigency may require,

and pass such Laws to promote Volunteer

Militia Organizations as may afford them

effectual encouragement.

Sec. 2. There shall be an Adjutant Gen-

eral, appointed by the Governor, by and

with the advice and consent of the Senate.

He shall hold his office until the appoint-

ment and qualification of his successor, or

until removed in pursuance of the sen-

tence of a Court Martial. He shall perform

such duties, and receive such compensation,

or emoluments, as are now, or may be

prescribed by Law. He shall discharge the

duties of his office at the seat of Govern-

ment, unless absent, under orders, on duty;

and no other officer of the General Staff

of the Militia shall receive salary or pay,

except when on service, and mustered in

with troops.

Section 9.06. Natural Resources.

The General Assembly shall provide by

law for the conservation, enhancement, im-

provement, and protection of the natural en-

vironment, natural resources, and natural

beauty of the State.

Section 9.07. Consumer Protection.

The General Assembly shall provide by

law for the protection and education of the

citizens of the State against harmful and un-

fair business practices.

Section 9.08. Sovereign Immunity.

Sovereign immunity may not be pleaded as

a defense in a suit against the State or any

unit of local government, or any of their de-

partments or agencies, except to the extent

and in the manner prescribed by law.

Section 9.09. Intergovernmental Coopera-


The State or any unit of local government,

except as limited by any law, may cooperate

or agree with one or more other governmen-

tal unit or units, whether within or without

the boundaries of the State, including the

federal and state governments, for the exer-

cise of any of its powers and functions.



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