Reports of Cases Determined by the Supreme Court of the State of Missouri Volume 84

Reports of Cases Determined by the Supreme Court of the State of Missouri Volume 84

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1886 edition. Excerpt: ...paying teachers, etc., which the county court is required to levy and collect with other taxes; the amount, however, not to exceed one-half of one per centum in any one year. No express authority is given plaintiff, by either of these acts, to borrow or issue bonds for any purpose. The general statutes of the state were, doubtless, relied upon for authority so to do. The twenty-second section of the special law of 1860 refers to and makes applicable to plaintiff, so far as the provisions are consistent, the general act relating to school corporations in cities, towns and villages, ap_ proved December 12, 1855. The law of 1860 (section 23) first reserves to the general assembly the power to change or repeal the same, and then provides: "But no law hereafter passed shall be construed as changing, altering The St. Joseph Board of Public Schools v. Gaylord. or repealing the whole, or any part of this act, unless this act be expressly mentioned in such law." Chapter 47 of the General Statutes of 1865, provides a method by which any city or town, with territory attached for school purposes, may be organized under the corporate name of the "board of education" of such city or town, with powers not conferred upon school districts in general." The first section, among other things, says that the provision of that chapter shall not apply to "any city, town or village, or any part thereof, which is now governed as to schools by any special law." The eleventh section is as follows: "The board of education of any city, town or village elected in pursuance of this act, as also the board of education, or school directors of any city, town or village already organized under any special act, to enable them more

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  • Paperback | 248 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 13mm | 449g
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1236799011
  • 9781236799012