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Section 36 in the Articles of the Legislative Department

This section declares that it "shall be the duty of the General Assembly" to "enact such laws as will protect the freedmen of this state in the full enjoyment of all their rights of person and property."

Creator: Constitutional Convention of 1865
Date: 1865 September 12
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Constitution

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