Administrative Policy Writing
The Power to Make Law
. As long as the law does not violate the
U.S. or Texas Constitution, it is within the legislature’s
This is a vast power. Called the “police power.”
Goes back to an older sense of the word “police.”
It does not mean the police department or law enforcement,
but any laws that regulate conduct for the public welfare.
– civil administration, public order.
Also, words like public
Traditionally summarized as anything affecting the health,
safety, welfare, or morals of the people.