Revisor Home

Title IV EXECUTIVE BRANCH

Chapter 28

previous next Effective - 28 Aug 1949bottom

  28.190.  Vacancy — governor's duties. — In case of death, resignation, removal from office, impeachment or vacancy from any cause in the office of secretary of state, the governor shall immediately appoint a qualified person to fill such vacancy for the remainder of the term in which such vacancy occurred and until his successor is elected or appointed, commissioned and qualified; and the governor shall take charge of the office and superintend its business until such person is appointed, commissioned and qualified; except that in case of impeachment, the governor shall appoint a qualified person to serve only until such impeachment is determined, when the suspended officer, if acquitted, shall be reinstated in office, or if the suspended officer is convicted, a new appointment shall be made by the governor as in the case of other vacancies.

­­--------

(RSMo 1939 § 13009, A.L. 1945 p. 1724, A. 1949 S.B. 1011)

Prior revisions: 1929 § 11387; 1919 § 11628; 1909 § 11199


---- end of effective   28 Aug 1949 ----

use this link to bookmark section  28.190


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

Site changes Contact
Other Links
Oversight Library MO WebMasters
Senate
Missouri Senate
State of Missouri
MO.gov
House
Missouri House

@14:20:10.7 26