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AGO 1958 NO. 205 > Jun 23 1958

(1)  It is permissible, but not mandatory for the county commissioners of a first class county to appoint a county purchasing agent, but his authority is limited.  (2)  The several boards of county commissioners are authorized to refuse approval of only those claims which are not legally chargeable against the county.