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Title 28: Public Institutions and Corrections

Chapter 27: INTERSTATE CORRECTIONS COMPACT

Sub-Chapter 01: The Compact

28 V.S.A. § 1610. Construction and severability-Article X



§ 1610. Construction and severability-Article X

The provisions of this compact shall be liberally construed and shall be severable. If any phrase, clause, sentence or provision of this compact is declared to be contrary to the constitution of any participating state or of the United States or the applicability thereof to any government, agency, person or circumstance is held invalid, the validity of the remainder of this compact and the applicability thereof to any government, agency, person or circumstance shall not be affected thereby. If this compact shall be held contrary to the constitution of any state participating therein, the compact shall remain in full force and effect as to the remaining states and in full force and effect as to the state affected as to all severable matters. (Added 1969, No. 13, § 1, eff. Feb. 28, 1969.)