Biennial Report of the Attorney General of the State of Kansas Volume 10

Biennial Report of the Attorney General of the State of Kansas Volume 10

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1896 edition. Excerpt: ...of all kinds, so that under no circumstances could a time come when such board would not have actual existence and be ready to perform the duties devolving upon it. Section 2 also provides that "the governor may remove any member of said board when in his judgment the public service demands it." It will be noticed that this provision does not say that the governor may remove the members of said board when he thinks the public service demands it. but that he may remove any member. This provision cannot be construed to mean that if at any time the governor should think that the board was not needed that he might remove all the members of said board, and by that means cause such board to cease to exist, but it means that if the governor should be convinced that any member of said board was corrupt or incompetent he would have the power to remove such member, and fill his place by appointing another person. Chapter 160 of the Session Laws of 1891 remains in full force and effect. Under the provisions of said act, we have at the present time a board of public works, and such board will continue to exist until such time as the legislature shall see fit to repeal said act. The present members of said board will continue to hold office under the provisions of said act until their successors are appointed and qualified. Possibly the legislature has taken from this board some of its duties by specially conferring them upon other bodies, but all the duties not specially taken away by legislation still devolve upon this board. I understand that certain appropriations for certain buildings in the state have been made, and in the acts making such appropriations it is provided that the money therein appropriated shall be expended by what is commonly...show more

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  • Paperback | 56 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 118g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236524152
  • 9781236524157