Oregon Blue Book

Oregon Blue Book

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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. 1918 edition. Excerpt: ... engineer holds office during the pleasure of the commission and his salary shall not exceed $5,000.00 per annum. Funds: To carry on the work of the state, there is a one-quarter-mill tax levied on each dollar of assessable property within the state to be known as the "state road tax fund." Chapter 194, Laws of 1917, doubles the fees formerly collected under the motor vehicle law, and this revenue, minus cost of operation of motor vehicle department, is turned over to the highway commission for expenditure. Chapter 175, Laws of 1917, makes available during the next five years, by the issuing of bonds, amounts necessary to match funds provided by the Shackelford law, to the amount of $1,180,310.55. Chapter 423, Laws of 1917. provides for the issuing of $6,000,000.00 in bonds for the hard surfacing and preparing for hard surface of certain highways in the state as designated by the act. This act was ratified by a vote of the people at an election held June 4, 1917. The regular monthly meeting day of the commission is the first Tuesday after the first Saturday in each month. STATE PRINTING BOARD--Governor, Secretary of State and State Treasurer; W. M. Plimpton, secretary. Duties: Control and management of the state printing department and all state printing; purchase of the paper and other supplies and materials necessary for the conduct of the state printing department, Chapter 270, Laws 1915; also fixes the selling price of session laws, journals, supreme court reports, etc., Chapter 245, Laws 1915. STATE BANKING BOARD--Governor, Secretary of State and State Treasurer. Duties: The appointment of a superintendent of banks, and general supervision of the state banking department. TRUSTEES OF A. R. BURBANK TRUST FUND--Governor, Secretary of...
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  • Paperback | 102 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 195g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1236529197
  • 9781236529190