Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Line Item Vetoes Upheld

The Court of Appeal, in an opinion by Justice Kline, has upheld the Governor's exercise of his line-item veto authority over amendments by the Legislature to a previously enacted budget bill. In other words, the court has held that a bill amending appropriations made in a prior budget bill contains appropriations that are themselves subject to line-item veto. The opinion is here.

1 comment:

開心唷 said...

If you can not be kind, at least have the decency to be vague.............................................