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NO. M-3. AN ACT RELATING TO CHANGING THE NAME OF THE TOWN OF SHERBURNE TO THE TOWN OF KILLINGTON.

(H.550)

It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:

Sec. 1. APPROVAL OF VOTE TO CHANGE NAME OF TOWN OF

SHERBURNE TO KILLINGTON

The name of the town of Sherburne is changed to Killington as provided in this act. The change in the town's name was approved by the voters on

March 2, 1999.

Sec. 2. CHANGE OF NAME OF TOWN OF SHERBURNE TO

KILLINGTON

The name of the town of Sherburne, in the county of Rutland, is changed to Killington, and the town shall be known and called by the name of Killington in all matters of record and in all legal and official notices and papers. All legal matters relating to the town, including the sale of land and the assessment of property taxes that were commenced prior to the effective date of this act, shall remain valid.

Sec. 3. 24 V.S.A. § 12 is amended to read:

§ 12. RUTLAND

The county of Rutland is formed of the towns of Benson, Brandon, Castleton, Clarendon, Chittenden, Danby, Fair Haven, Hubbardton, Ira, Killington, Mendon, Middletown Springs, Mount Holly, Mount Tabor, Pawlet, Pittsfield, Pittsford, Poultney, Proctor, Rutland, *[Sherburne,]* Shrewsbury, Sudbury, Tinmouth, Wallingford, Wells, West Haven, West Rutland, the city of Rutland and so much of Lake Champlain as lies in this state west of the towns in the county adjoining the lake. The city of Rutland is the shire town.

Sec. 4. STATUTORY REVISION

The statutory revision commission is directed to make all necessary changes in the Vermont Statutes Annotated to bring it into conformity with the provisions of this act.

Approved: April 27, 1999