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A PROCLAMATION BY THE GOVERNOR TO THE MEMBERS OF THE LEGISLATURE:

 

WHEREAS, by the provisions of Section 121 of the Constitution of the State of Mississippi, the Governor is vested with the power to convene, by public Proclamation, the Legislature in Extraordinary Session whenever, in his judgment, the public interest requires it; and

 

WHEREAS, it is the Governor’s judgment that the public interest requires that the Legislature be convened in Extraordinary Session for the consideration of the matter hereinafter stated:

 

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Haley Barbour, Governor of the State of Mississippi, do hereby issue this Proclamation to convene the Legislature in Extraordinary Session, and do designate Thursday, October 5, 2006, at 12:00 p.m., as the time, and the State Capitol in the City of Jackson, Mississippi, as the place, in which said Session shall be convened; and do designate as the subjects to be considered at said Extraordinary Session, when so convened, the following matter so relating exclusively to and for no other purpose:

 

AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 27 65 17, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REDUCE THE SALES TAX ON RETAIL SALES OF CERTAIN FACTORY BUILT HOMES; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES; and

 

Such other matters as may be submitted by the Governor for consideration during such Extraordinary Session.

 

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Mississippi to be affixed.

 

DONE at the Capitol, in the City of Jackson, this the 2nd day of October, in the year of our Lord, two thousand six and of the Independence of the United States of America, the two hundred and thirty-first.

 

 

GOVERNOR

 

BY THE GOVERNOR

 

 

 

SECRETARY OF STATE