|BILL AS INTRODUCED||2007-2008|
Introduced by Representatives Gervais of Enosburg. Allard of St. Albans Town, Branagan of Georgia, Consejo of Sheldon, Fitzgerald of St. Albans City, Gilbert of Fairfax, Howrigan of Fairfield, Keenan of St. Albans City, LaVoie of Swanton, McAllister of Highgate and Perry of Richford
Subject: Municipal government; charters; town of Enosburg
Statement of purpose: This bill proposes to approve the adoption of the charter of the town of Enosburg.
AN ACT RELATING TO APPROVAL OF THE ADOPTION OF THE CHARTER OF THE TOWN OF ENOSBURG
It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:
Sec. 1. CHARTER APPROVAL
The general assembly approves the adoption of the charter of the Town of Enosburg as provided in this act. The charter was approved by the voters on January 12, 2008.
Sec. 2. 24 V.S.A. App. chapter 115 is added to read:
Chapter 115. Town of Enosburg
§ 101. TOWN HIGHWAY BUDGET
Annually, the Selectboard shall prepare a highway budget with respect to the operation, maintenance, repair, and construction of town highways, which budget shall be voted upon as a separate article at each annual town meeting or a special town meeting called for that purpose. Voting on the proposed highway budget shall be restricted to only those eligible voters residing in that part of the Town of Enosburg not within the incorporated limits of the Village of Enosburg Falls. The approved town highway budget shall be funded by a highway tax to be levied on the grand list of the Town of Enosburg, representing ratable property situated in that part of the town not within the incorporated limits of the Village of Enosburg Falls.
Sec. 3. EFFECTIVE DATE
This act shall take effect upon passage.
The Vermont General Assembly
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