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Bob Ferguson

AGO 1957 NO. 61 > May 9 1957

The statutory limitation of 75 words in the ballot title is directory rather than mandatory.

AGO 1952 NO. 429 > Dec 3 1952

A proposition appearing on a ballot proposing a bond issue for capital purposes for a fire district which is to be retired by levies in excess of the forty mill limitation, must expressly state that the issue will be paid by tax levies in excess of the forty mill tax limitation; the proposition must also state the maximum interest which the bonds may bear.