☰ Revisor of Missouri


Chapter 108

< > Effective - 28 Aug 1978    bottom

  108.040.  Election to authorize county indebtedness — petition. — Whenever it may become necessary for any county in this state to incur an indebtedness as authorized in section 108.010 or 108.020, it shall be lawful for any number of voters of such county, but not less than one percent or three hundred, whichever is greater, as determined by the vote for governor in the county in last election at which a governor was elected, to present to the county commission of such county a petition in writing setting forth the object and purpose for which the indebtedness is desired to be incurred and asking that the question be submitted to the voters.  Upon the presentation of such petition it shall be the duty of the county commission of such county to order that the question be submitted to the voters.


(RSMo 1939 § 3292, A.L. 1945 p. 597 § 3295, A.L. 1978 H.B. 971)

Prior revisions: 1929 § 2905; 1919 § 1053; 1909 § 1260


Revenue bonds for the erection or extension of courthouses and other county buildings, 49.520 to 49.580

---- end of effective  28 Aug 1978 ----

use this link to bookmark section  108.040

Click here for the Reorganization Act of 1974 - or - Concurrent Resolutions Having Force & Effect of Law
In accordance with Section 3.090, the language of statutory sections enacted during a legislative session are updated and available on this website on the effective date of such enacted statutory section. Revisor Home    

Other Information
 Recent Sections Editorials May Be Cited As Tables & Forms Multiple Enact
Repeal & Transfer Definitions End Report

Site changes Pictures Contact

Other Links
Legislative Research Oversight MOLIS
Library MO WebMasters
Missouri Senate
State of Missouri
Missouri House