The Laws of Texas, 1923-1925 [Volume 22] Page: 93 of 1,648
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SPECIAL LAWS. 83
this Act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage,
and it is so enacted.
[NOTE.-The enrolled bill shews that the foregoing Act passed the
House of Representatives, yeas 109, nays 0; and passed the Senate.
yeas 26, nays 0.]
[The foregoing Act was presented to the Governor of Texas for
his approval on the 20th day of February, A. D. 1923, but was not
signed by him nor returned to the House in which it originated,
with his objections thereto, within the time prescribed by the Constitution,
and thereupon became a law without his signature.]
Effective March 4, 1923
CREATING MIEADOW INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT IN
H. B. No. 251.] CHAPTER 23.
An Act creating and incorporating the Meadow Independent School District
in Terry County, Texas; defining the boundaries thereof; providing
for a board of trustees, their election, terms of office, qualifications,
powers, duties and authority; authorizing the board of trustees to levy,
assess and collect taxes for maintenance and building purposes, and to
issue bonds; providing for a collector and assessor of taxes and a board
of equalization; providing that said Meadow Independent School District
shall assume and discharge any bonds and indebtedness that may be
valid and binding obligations of the common school district Including
all or a part of the territory embraced within the boundaries of the
independent district as created by this Act; validating and continuing
in force any and all taxes heretofore voted and now in force in such
common school district, and providing that the title to any and all property
of such common school district shall vest in the trustees of the
independent school district hereby created; .providing for filling vacancies
on the board of trustees; providing for a seal for said district;
providing that the board of trustees shall be governed by the General
Laws of Texas in all matters where this Act is silent; repealing all laws
in conflict herewith; providing that invalidation by the courts of any
section or provision of this Act shall not invalidate any remaining provisions
of this Act, and declaring an emergency
Be it eacted by the Legislature of the Stat'e of Teras:
SECTION 1. An independent school district to be known as Meadow
Independent School District, situated in Terry County, Texas,
is hereby created as an incorporation for free school purposes with
territory described by metes and bounds as follows, to-wit:
Beginning at the north county line, the same being at a point in
the north county line due north of the northeast corner of Survey
No. 51, Block "4X," Terry County; thence from this point due
south following the section lines to the southwest corner of Survey
No. 35, Block "4X"; thence east 1 mile to the southeast corner of
same section; thence south following the section line to the south-
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