NO. 1.  AN ACT RELATING TO BUEL’S GORE ANNUAL MEETING DATE.

(H.15)

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

Sec. 1.  32 V.S.A. § 4961(b) is amended to read:

(b)  Annually, on or before June 1 August 1, the supervisor of Buel’s Gore shall call a meeting of the residents of the Gore for the purpose of presenting the proposed budget and tax rate for the Gore for the ensuing year and inviting discussion thereon.  Notice of the meeting shall be sent by first class mail to all residents of the Gore at least 14 days before the meeting.  The meeting shall be held at a place within the Gore or within a town that adjoins the Gore.  Included with the notice shall be an itemized proposed budget which shall, in the judgment of the supervisor, cover the education, road maintenance and general government costs within the Gore.  Also included with the notice shall be proposed tax rates consistent with the budget.  Annually, on or before July 10 September 10, the supervisor shall adopt a budget and tax rate and notify the residents and appraisers for the Gore.

Sec. 2.  EFFECTIVE DATE

This act shall take effect from passage.

Approved:  February 21, 2003