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SB 512 - Eliminating Township Boards in Counties Without a Consolidated City - Key Vote

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Jim Merritt, Jr. voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Referred to Committee (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (28-22) - (Key vote)

Title: Eliminating Township Boards in Counties Without a Consolidated City

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that abolishes township boards in counties without a consolidated city on January 1, 2013 and transfers their legislative and fiscal powers and authority to county fiscal bodies.

Highlights:
-Exempts townships that have initiated a proposed reorganization before July 1, 2009, provided that they complete that reorganization by January 1, 2017 (Sec. 1). -Prohibits a relative of a township officer or employee from being employed by the township in a position that would be directly supervisory or subordinate to the position of the officer or employee who is his or her relative (Secs. 3-4).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Eliminating Township Boards in Counties Without a Consolidated City

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