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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. § 1848)
  • § 1848. Tabulation of returns, record of amendments

    The governor and secretary of state shall, on the second Tuesday of December, of the year in which a vote on ratification of an article of amendment is taken, open and tabulate the returns made under section 1843 of this title; and if it appears therefrom that the article of amendment has been ratified and adopted by a majority of the freemen voting thereon, the amendment shall be enrolled on the parchment and deposited in the office of the secretary of state as a part of the constitution of this state and shall, in all future official revisions of the laws, be published in immediate connection therewith. (Added 1971, No. 211 (Adj. sess.), § 2, eff. April 3, 1972; amended 1981, No. 239 (Adj. Sess.), § 38.)