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Holding Dual Offices

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Reviewed Date: May 30, 2017

Original Author: 
Broughton, Jeff
Date Created: 
Jan 23, 2014


Subjects:
Mayor--Aldermanic government
Personnel--Laws and regulations
County government
Conflict of interests

Holding Dual Offices

Summary: 
MTAS was asked if there is a prohibition either in the city's charter or in state law that prevents a member of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen from also serving as either a county commissioner or a register of deeds.

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