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Title 17 : Elections

Chapter 032 : PUBLICATION AND RATIFICATION OF ARTICLES OF AMENDMENT TO VERMONT CONSTITUTION

Subchapter 002 : RATIFICATION

(Cite as: 17 V.S.A. § 1842)
  • § 1842. Time of voting, warning

    (a) The people shall be assembled for the purpose of voting on the article of amendment in their respective towns and cities at the same time and place as for the general election, on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November, in even-numbered years, and the warning for each meeting shall contain an article, in substance as follows:

    "To see if the freemen will vote to accept or reject the proposed article of amendment to the Constitution of Vermont."

    (b) The omission of that article from the warning shall not invalidate nor affect the vote on the proposed article of amendment, and the freemen of each town or city shall vote on the article of amendment whether the warning contains the foregoing article or not. (Added 1971, No. 211 (Adj. Sess.), § 2, eff. April 3, 1972; amended 1981, No. 239 (Adj. Sess.), § 33.)