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County commissioners and the powers and duties of commissioners" courts

E. A. Stevens

County commissioners and the powers and duties of commissioners" courts

by E. A. Stevens

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Published by Van Boeckmann-Jones co., printers in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas.
    • Subjects:
    • Texas. Commissioners"s Courts,
    • County government -- Law and legislation -- Texas

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby E. A. Stevens ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFT1632 .S8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 466 p.
      Number of Pages466
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6652483M
      LC Control Number23004165

      Chapter details the jurisdiction, powers and duties of the County Commission and specifically grants the following powers and duties: The custody of, through their clerks, all deeds and other papers presented for record in their counties, with responsibility for their preservation or disposal as may be prescribed by law. The Board of Commissioners meets two times each month, the first Monday of the month at 9 AM and the third Monday of the month at PM. The meetings are held in the County Commissioners' meeting room (Room ), on the first floor of the County Courthouse located at Dick Street, Fayetteville, North Carolina.

      Since county courts and board of commissioners have had authority to expand the county fair board membership to 5 county residents. The legislation also called for a tax of one-twentieth of a mill to be levied upon the taxable property of the state and distributed by the state treasurer to each county fair board. attention to county government, most of the powers of county government and the responsibilities of county officials are found in specific statutes and the "home rule" statute. Home Rule Traditionally, courts view local units of government as extensions of the state and subject exclusively to the will of the General Size: KB.

      The County Judge is the presiding officer of Commissioners Court, as well as the spokesperson and ceremonial head of the county government. Commissioners Court is responsible for budgetary decisions, tax and revenue decisions, and all personnel decisions except for certain positions which are either elected or appointed by the judiciary or. The Fayette County Clerk of Courts powers and duties include, but are not limited to, the following general powers to administer oaths, take affidavits, and issue executions upon any judgment rendered in the county court, including a judgment for unpaid costs, power to issue and sign all writs, process, subpoenas, and papers issuing out.


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