Amending the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
1. Create an explanation of how to amend the Pennsylvania Constitution.
2. What is the role of the governor in the constitutional amendment process?
3. What was the issue resolved by the most recent amendment to the Pennsylvania Constitution?
4. Use a table to organize: (I got you started)
Which process supports better government? Why?
Describe several ways that citizens can work positively to support the passage of an amendment to the Constitution.
What do you support?
Identify a current or recently proposed amendment to the Pennsylvania Constitution.
Should the people of Pennsylvania amend the Constitution to allow for citizen referendum? Support your answer.
What is the process for amending the bylaws/constitution of your student government at school? Does this process give the students at-large a voice in this body of government?
posted 8/2006 In the spirit of Thomas Paine - released to public domain by Cynthia J. O'Hora
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