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AGO 1957 No. 25 >  February 5, 1957
CITIES AND TOWNS - THIRD CLASS COUNCIL - VACANCIES - FILLING OF MAYOR - AUTHORITY TO CAST TIE‑BREAKING VOTE
CITIES AND TOWNS, THIRD CLASS COUNCIL, VACANCIES, FILLING OF MAYOR, AUTHORITY TO CAST TIE‑BREAKING VOTE (1) The majority of councilmen voting (there being a quorum present) can fill vacancies in the city council of a third class city.  (2) The mayor of a third class city has no authority to cast a vote in the council to break a tie.
AGO 1956 No. 185 >  January 13, 1956
LEGISLATURE - VACANCIES - FILLING - SENATOR - DEATH
LEGISLATURE ‑- VACANCIES ‑- FILLING ‑- SENATOR ‑- DEATH A vacancy created in the legislature by the death of a senator must be filled by appointment if one or part of one regular session of the legislature remains.  If there is only an eventuality of a special session then the appointment is to be made upon calling of the special session.  The salary of the appointee commences when he has qualified and taken his oath of office.
AGLO 1974 No. 68 >  July 12, 1974
LEGISLATURE - VACANCIES - PRECINCT COMMITTEEMEN
NECESSITY FOR CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT RELATIVE TO LEGISLATIVE VACANCIES A proposal to require political party county central committees to nominate persons to fill legislative vacacies from a list submitted by the precinct committeemen of a legislative district involved will require a constitutional amendment.
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