State legislature (United States)

related topics
{government, party, election}
{mi², represent, 1st}
{group, member, jewish}
{law, state, case}
{day, year, event}
{math, number, function}
{school, student, university}

This article is part of the series:
Politics and government of
the United States

In the United States of America, a state legislature is a generic term referring to the legislative body of any of the country's 50 states. The formal name varies from state to state. In 24 states, the legislature is simply called the "Legislature," or the "State Legislature", while in 19 states, the legislature is called the "General Assembly." In Massachusetts and New Hampshire, the legislature is called the "General Court," while North Dakota and Oregon designate the legislature as the "Legislative Assembly."


Full article ▸

related documents
Cabinet-style council
Fritz Kuhn
Francis Simard
Theodoor Herman de Meester
United States Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
Foreign relations of Seychelles
Foreign relations of Guyana
Chief Minister of the Northern Territory
Social Democratic Party
General Trades Union
Francesc Macià i Llussà
Foreign relations of Senegal
Hallstein Doctrine
Nick Ainger
Politics of Mayotte
Paavo Lipponen
Foraker Act
Franco Maria Malfatti
Foreign relations of Mexico
Foreign relations of Saint Kitts and Nevis
Foreign relations of Panama
Foreign relations of the Marshall Islands
Pete Peterson
Texas Declaration of Independence
Thomas Mifflin
María de Lourdes Santiago
Renate Künast
Netherlands cabinet Kok-2
Federica Montseny