The Vermont Statutes Online
[Section 2 repealed effective July 1, 2020.]
§ 110-2. General provisions
(a) Except when changed, enlarged, or modified by the provisions of this chapter, all provisions of the statutes of the State relating to municipalities shall apply to the Town.
(b) The Town shall have all the powers granted to towns and municipal corporations by the Constitution and laws of the State and this chapter, together with all the implied powers necessary to carry into execution all the power granted. The Town may enact ordinances not inconsistent with the Constitution of the State, laws of the State, or this chapter and impose penalties for violation thereof.
(c) The powers and functions conferred upon the Town by this chapter shall be separate and in addition to the powers and functions conferred upon the Town by laws now in force or hereafter enacted. Nothing in this chapter shall be construed as a limitation upon these previously specified powers and functions.
(d) In this chapter, any mention of a particular power shall not be construed to restrict the powers and functions conferred on the Town, the Selectboard, or its elected or appointed officers by general or special enactment of State statutes or regulations in force or effect or hereafter enacted, and the powers and functions conferred by this chapter shall be cumulative and in addition to the provisions of the general or special enactment, unless this chapter otherwise provides. (Added 2015, No. M-17 (Adj. Sess.), § 2, eff. May 17, 2016.)