The Vermont Statutes Online
Subchapter 001 : TOWN OFFICERS RESPONSIBLE TO CITIZENS: TOWN MEETINGS(Cite as: 24 App. V.S.A. ch. 157, § 4)
§ 157-4. Australian ballots
At any annual or special Town meeting, the Selectboard may cause any question to be decided by Australian ballot, provided that the warning for the meeting specifies the questions to be decided in that manner. A meeting at which any question is to be decided by Australian ballot shall be preceded by a public hearing for discussion. The warning for the meeting shall include a notice of the time and place of the public hearing.