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2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 764
Payne, City of; create and establish new charter
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to create and establish a new charter for Payne City and to define its territorial limits; to create a municipal government; to authorize said city to acquire and own property; to provide for the sale of property; to provide for the present mayor and council; to provide for ordinances; to provide for a mayor and four councilmembers and to prescribe their qualifications, manner of election, term of office, powers, rights, privileges, and duties; to provide for elections; to provide for filling vacancies; to provide for a municipal court; to provide for taxation; to authorize said city to regulate businesses, trades, and professions; to provide for zoning; to provide rules and regulations; to provide for a board of health; to provide for the purchase or sale of all public utility services; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/16/2007 - Effective Date
May/16/2007 - Act 76
May/16/2007 - House Date Signed by Governor
May/01/2007 - House Sent to Governor
Apr/19/2007 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Apr/19/2007 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Apr/10/2007 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/30/2007 - House Passed/Adopted
Mar/30/2007 - House Third Readers
Mar/30/2007 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/29/2007 - House Second Readers
Mar/28/2007 - House First Readers
Mar/27/2007 - House Hopper
Apr/19/2007 - Senate Vote #362Yea(44)Nay(0)NV(7)
Mar/30/2007 - House Vote #264Yea(142)Nay(0)NV(24)
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