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  IV Section 40(a).  Conservation commission, members, qualifications, terms, how appointed — duties of commission — expenses of members. — The control, management, restoration, conservation and regulation of the bird, fish, game, forestry and all wildlife resources of the state, including hatcheries, sanctuaries, refuges, reservations and all other property owned, acquired or used for such purposes and the acquisition and establishment thereof, and the administration of all laws pertaining thereto, shall be vested in a conservation commission consisting of four members appointed by the governor, by and with the advice and consent of the senate, not more than two of whom shall be of the same political party.  The members shall have knowledge of and interest in wildlife conservation.  The members shall hold office for terms of six years beginning on the first day of July of consecutive odd years.  Two of the terms shall be concurrent; one shall begin two years before and one two years after the concurrent terms.  If the governor fails to fill a vacancy within thirty days, the remaining members shall fill the vacancy for the unexpired term.  The members shall receive no salary or other compensation for their services as members, but shall receive their necessary traveling and other expenses incurred while actually engaged in the discharge of their official duties.

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Source: Const. of 1875, Art. XIV, § 16 (Adopted November 3, 1936) (Amended August 8, 1972).


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