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Chapter 248

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  248.040.  Election on organization of sanitary district. — 1.  It shall then be the duty of said mayor and county commission or courts to submit to the voters of the proposed district the question of the organization and incorporation of the proposed sanitary district, with boundaries as determined by the said commissioners and approved by the said court or courts, at an election.

  2.  The returns of the vote, certified to under oath by those who receive and count the vote, shall be made to the secretary of state of the state of Missouri, who shall ascertain and declare the result.

  3.  The question shall be submitted in substantially the following form:

Shall a sanitary drainage district be organized and incorporated?

  4.  If a majority of the votes cast shall be in favor of organization of the district, such proposed district shall thenceforth be deemed an organized sanitary district under this chapter.


(RSMo 1939 § 12477, A.L. 1978 H.B. 971)

Prior revisions: 1929 § 10887; 1919 § 4582; 1909 § 5688

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