Members of the legislative assembly and the executive and judicial branches, except
such inferior officers as may be by law exempted, before they enter on the duties
of their respective offices, shall take and subscribe the following oath or affirmation:
“I do solemnly swear (or affirm as the case may be) that I will support the Constitution
of the United States and the Constitution of the State of North Dakota; and that
I will faithfully discharge the duties of the office of __________ according to the best of my ability, so help me God” (if an oath), (under pains and
penalties of perjury) if an affirmation, and any other oath, declaration, or test
may not be required as a qualification for any office or public trust.
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