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CHAPTER 8-1

ESTABLISHMENT, DIVISION, ORGANIZATION

AND DISORGANIZATION OF TOWNSHIPS

8-1-1      Continuation of existing townships.
8-1-2      Division of county into townships--Boundaries--Alterations.
8-1-3      Maximum size and minimum number of voters in civil township.
8-1-4      Boundary descriptions recorded by county commissioners--Alterations in boundaries.
8-1-5      Organization of civil township on petition of voters.
8-1-6      Name of organized township.
8-1-7      Reorganization, division or merger of civil townships authorized.
8-1-8      Conditions for reorganization, division or merger of townships or of fractions of townships--Petition by voters.
8-1-9      Hearing to consider proposed reorganization, division or merger of township or fraction of township--Notice.
8-1-10      Election to decide reorganization, division, or merger of townships.
8-1-11      Name of merged township or newly separated township.
8-1-12      First annual meeting in newly separated township.
8-1-13      Continuation of civil township from which separation made.
8-1-14      Adjustment of assets and indebtedness after division, reorganization or merger of townships.
8-1-15      Board for adjustment and settlement after reorganization, division or merger of township.
8-1-16      First meeting of board of adjustment.
8-1-17      Powers of board of adjustment--Criteria for adjustment.
8-1-18      Filing of determination by board of adjustment--Binding effect.
8-1-19      Compensation of board of adjustment.
8-1-20      Petition for separation of village from civil township--Contents and number of signers.
8-1-21      Notice of consideration by county commissioners of petition for separation of village.
8-1-22      Hearing by county commissioners on separation of village from township--Decision and determination of boundaries.
8-1-23      Petition and election on abolition of township organization.
8-1-23.1      Waiting period for filing petition of abolition.
8-1-24      Abolition of township organization on approval by voters--Abstract of votes--Delivery of township property to county auditor.
8-1-25      Deposit of money and property after abolition of township organization.
8-1-26      Payment of indebtedness after abolition of township organization--Disposition of property--Tax levy for outstanding indebtedness.
8-1-27      Surplus funds expended for road work after abolition of township organization.
8-1-28      Township with real property or bonded indebtedness not permitted to abolish organization.
8-1-29      Reestablishment of township--Reestablishment defined.
8-1-30      Reestablishment of township proposed by county commissioners or petition of voters.
8-1-31      Public hearing on reestablishment of township--Notice.
8-1-32      Election on reestablishment of township.


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