The Laws of Texas, 1925 [Volume 23] Page: 15 of 822
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SPECIAL LAWS. 3
VALIDATING COMMON SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 25 IN
S. B. No. 47.] CHAPTER 2.
An Act validating Common School District No 25 of Gaines County,
Texas, and validating an issue of bonds heretofore voted by said district;
defining the powers of the county board of school trustees of
Gaines County in respect to said district; and declaring an emergency.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Texas:
SECTION 1. Common School District No. 25 of Gaines County
as defined by the order of the county board of school trustees of
Gaines County of date May 2, 1924, which order is of record
in book designated "Record of School Districts", on page 24, is
in all respects validated as of said date.
SEC. 2. The certain issue of schoolhouse bonds aggregating
three thousand ($3,000.00) dollars voted by said district on
June 28, 1924, together with the election in regard thereto held
on June 21, 1924, and all proceedings relative thereto and all
orders of the commissioners court of Gaines County, Texas, relative
to the issuance of said bonds, and all tax levies ordered by
said court in respect thereto, are in all things validated, and the
Attorney General of Texas is authorized to approve said bonds
upon proper showing of the necessary orders of the commissioners'
court levying the required taxes to support said bond
issue as in other cases.
SEC. 3. The county board of school trustees of Gaines
County shall have the same powers with respect to the boundaries
of this district, as if the same had been validly created
under the General Laws of the State.
SEC. 4. The fact that the above bonds were voted some time
ago, but that said district has been unable to avail itself thereof,
by reason of irregularities in the organization of said district,
and that it is now in urgent need of the facilities which said
bonds are designed to provide, creates an emergency and an
imperative public necessity, justifying that the constitutional
rule requiring bills to be read on three several days in each
House be suspended, and that this Act shall take effect and be in
force from and after its passage, and said rule is hereby suspended,
and it is so enacted.
[NOTE.-The enrolled bill shows that the foregoing Act passed
the Senate, 24 yeas, 0 nays; passed the House, 110 yeas, 0 nays.]
Approved February 4, 1925.
Effective February 4, 1925.
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