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BILL AS INTRODUCED 2007-2008

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S.210

Introduced by  Senator Sears of Bennington District and Senator Hartwell of  

                         Bennington District

Referred to Committee on

Date:

Subject:  Education; school district treasurer; vacancy; voting

Statement of purpose:  This bill proposes to authorize a town school board to appoint an interim town school district treasurer to fill a vacancy in that office in the same manner in which it appoints interim school board members.  This authority applies only to the appointment of a town school district treasurer in towns that elect a separate town treasurer.

AN ACT RELATING TO THE APPOINTMENT OF A TOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT TREASURER PENDING ELECTION AT A SPECIAL OR ANNUAL MEETING

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

Sec. 1.  16 V.S.A. § 424(a) is amended to read:

(a)  Except as otherwise provided for a school district operating under a charter, within 30 days of the creation of the vacancy, the school board shall, by majority vote of those present and voting, appoint a qualified person to fill a vacancy in the town school board, or a vacancy in the position of town school district treasurer in towns in which the town school district treasurer is elected separately from the town treasurer until an election at a special or annual meeting is held and a .  A record thereof shall be made in the office of the town clerk. 



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The Vermont General Assembly
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Montpelier, Vermont


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