Proceedings of the Academy of Political Science in the City of New York Volume 6

Proceedings of the Academy of Political Science in the City of New York Volume 6

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...the 0rdinances necessary for the carrying out of the laws, or for the maintenance of the public peace and order, and for the promotion of the welfare of the subjects. But no Ordinance shall in any way alter any of the existing laws. ARTICLE X.---The Emperor determines the organization of the different branches of the administration, and the salaries of all civil and military officers, and appoints and dismisses the same. Exceptions especially provided for in the present Constitution or in other laws, shall be in accordance with the respective provisions (bearing thereon). ARTICLE XI.--T he Emperor has the supreme command of the Army and Navy. ARTICLE XII.---The Emperor determines the organization and peace standing of the Army and Navy. ARTICLE XIII.--The Emperor declares war, makes peace, and concludes treaties. ARTICLE XIV.--The Emperor proclaims the law of siege. The conditions and effects of the law of siege shall be determined by law.. ARTICLE XV.--The Emperor confers titles of nobility, rank, orders and other marks of honour. ARTICLE XVI.--The Emperor orders amnesty, pardon, commutation of punishments, and rehabilitation. ARTICLE XVI I.--A Regency shall be instituted in conformity with the provisions of the Imperial House Law. The Regent shall exercise the powers appertaining t the EmpemT in His name. (377) 58 CONSTITUTIONAL IMPERIALISM IN JAPAN Vol-VI CHAPTER lI.--RIGHTS AND DUTIES OF SUBJECTS ARTICLE XVIII.--The conditions necessary for being a Japanese subject shall be determined by law. ARTICLE XIX.--Japanese subjects may, according to qualifications determined in laws or ordinances, be appointed to civil or military offices equally, and may fill any other public offices. ARTICLE XX.---Japanese subjects are amenable to more

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  • Paperback | 216 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 395g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236770048
  • 9781236770042