UWEC POLS 110 - State powers and McCulloch v. Maryland (3 pages)

Previewing page 1 of 3 page document View the full content.
View Full Document

State powers and McCulloch v. Maryland



Previewing page 1 of actual document.

View the full content.
View Full Document
View Full Document

State powers and McCulloch v. Maryland

87 views

Powers for states and national government, Supremacy Clause


Lecture number:
5
Pages:
3
Type:
Lecture Note
School:
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Course:
Pols 110 - American National Politics
Edition:
1
Documents in this Packet

Unformatted text preview:

POLS 110 1st Edition Lecture 5 Outline of Last Lecture I Federalism National and State Sovereignty the argument for Federalsim II Powers delegated to the national government III Powers denied to national government IV Powers delegated to the states Outline of Current Lecture I Powers Denied to States II Powers Shared by Both III Powers Denied to both IV The Supremacy Clause V VI Relationship between the states The First Crisis of Federalism McCulloch v Maryland 1819 VII The Supreme Court Current Lecture I II Powers Denied to States A Cannot sign treaties with other nations 1 Cannot print money 2 Must treat all contracts judicial decisions divorces marriages wills etc across state borders as legal documents Full Faith and Credit Clause 3 Does not apply to something like license to drive because it is a permit to drive Powers Shared by Both A Concurrent Powers 1 list of powers state and national share with some limitations 2 establish courts 3 enforce laws These notes represent a detailed interpretation of the professor s lecture GradeBuddy is best used as a supplement to your own notes not as a substitute 4 provide for the general welfare of the population an umbrella phrase to be in our best interest however so vague it creates problems 5 Impose and collect taxes A Powers denied to Both 1 cannot grant titles of nobility 2 cannot deny the right to vote based on gender 19th Amendment 3 cannot deny right to vote based on color race previous condition of servitude 15th Amendment IV The Supremacy Clause B Article VI of Constitution B If national law and state law come into conflict the national law supercedes the state law but is it based on intent to cause conflict Defining conflict is what the Supreme Court struggles with 4 Determining when the laws actually conflict becomes a matter for the courts to decide E An example None of the Southern laws clearly said African Americans can t vote but laws like voters have to prove they can read and write essentially denied them



View Full Document

Access the best Study Guides, Lecture Notes and Practice Exams

Loading Unlocking...
Login

Join to view State powers and McCulloch v. Maryland and access 3M+ class-specific study document.

or
We will never post anything without your permission.
Don't have an account?
Sign Up

Join to view State powers and McCulloch v. Maryland and access 3M+ class-specific study document.

or

By creating an account you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use

Already a member?