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SECTION 3. This act shall take effect and be in force, from and after its passage and publica tion.

Approved March 30, 1899.

No. 88, S.]

[Published April 1, 1899.

CHAPTER 95.

AN ACT relating to property exempt from taxa

tion, and amendatory of section 1038 of the statutes of 1898.

The people of the state of Il'isconsin, represented in

senate and assembly, do enact as follows:

sane.

Relating to

SECTION 1. Sub-division 20 of section 1038 of private insti. tutions for in the statutes of 1898 is hereby repealed.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage and publication.

Approved March 30, 1899.

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No. 507, A.]

[Published April 1, 1899.

CHAPTER 96.

AN ACT to amend chapter 5 section 21 of the

revised statutes of the state of Wisconsin relating to county clerk's notice.

$1 C 96 '99 81 C 408 '03

The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in

senate and assembly, do enact as follows:

Ch. 96

See 05 C 312

Ch. 96 $ 1 1903 C 408

SECTION 1. Section 21 of chapter 5 of the re- Notice of elec. vised statutes of the state of Wisconsin is hereby listed Weekly amended by inserting after the word “therein” in until election. the fifth line the words "once each week until elertion" so that said section as amended shall read as follows: Section 21. The county clerk shall thereupon forth with cause a notice containing so much of the notice so received by him as relates to the questions and officers to be voted for in his county, together with a statement of the several county officers to be elected by the voters of his county, to be published in at least one newspaper published therein, once each week until election, and transmitted by mail to each town clerk, the clerk of each village in which the next ensuing general election will be held, and to one of the inspectors of election in each election district in pvery city of his county. Whenever the office of the county clerk is vacant, and there shall be no person authorized to perform his duties, the sheriff shall make out and so transmit such notices.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force, from and after its passage and publication.

Approved March 30, 1899.

No. 39, S.]

[Published April 1, 1999.

CHAPTER 97.

Ch. 97 See 1943, C 10

AN ACT to amend sections SOS and S15 of chap

ter 39 of the Wisconsin statutes of 1898, entitled, “Of town officers."

The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in

senute and ussembly, do enact us follows:

Town oflicers to be elected. Terms of, in certain counties.

SECTION 1. Section 808, of the Wisconsin statutes, is hereby amended so as to read as follows: Section 808. At the annual town meeting there shall be elected in each town the follou. ing officers, viz. : three supervisors, one of whom shall be designated on the ballots as chairman, a town clerk, a treasurer, an assessor (either two or three, if the town board at their last meeting before such election shall have so ordered), so many justices of the peace as are required by law to be elected at such meeting, so many consta bles, not exceeding three, as shall be ordered by the meeting, and a librarian, if a town library have been established; provided that in all counties which contain a population of not less than one hundred thousand, such election shall be held biennially in the even-numbered years, and such officers shall hold office for two years. No person except an elector of the town shall hold any town office, and no person shall hold the offices of treasurer and assessor at the same

time.
Terms of jus-
tices of peace.

SECTION 2. Section 815, of the Wisconsin
Vacancies,

statutes, is hereby amended so as to read as follews: section 813. There shall be four justices of the peace in each town, of whom two shall be elected at each annual town meeting. Their term of office shall be two years from the first Monday of May next following such town meet ing, provided that in all counties which contain a population of not less than one hundred thous

how filled.

and no justices of the peace shall be elected in the odd-numbered years, except to fill vacancies, and that in the even-numbered years four justices of the peace shall be elected for the term of two years. Every vacancy shall be filled at the annual town meeting next ensuing, unless special election shall have been held, and when so elected such justices shall hold only for the residue of the unexpired term. When a vacancy shall occur, or when any justice shall, from any cause, become permanently unable to perform his official duties, the town board may appoint temporarily a suitable person to such office, to hold until it shall be filled by election and until their successors are elected and qualified.

SECTION 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage and publication.

Approved March 30, 1899.

No. 501, A.]

[Published April 1, 1899.

CHAPTER 98.

AN ACT to amend section 1694 of the Wisconsin

statutes of 1898, relating to voluntary assignments.

The people of the state of Il'isconsin, represented in

senate and assembly, do enact as follows:

bond.

SECTION 1. Section 1694 of the revised stat. Amou it of utes of Wisconsin, is hereby amended by striking out the words “the whole amount of the nominal" in the twelfth and thirteenth lines of said sertion and inserting in their place the words "the present.'

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force, from and after its passage and publication.

Approved March 30, 1899.

No. 488, A.]

[Published April 1, 1899.

CHAPTER 99.

AN ACT to amend section 4580 of the Wisconsin

statutes of 1898, relating to fornication.

The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in

senate and assembly, do enact as follows:

Penalty for.

Ch. 99 106 346

SECTION 1. Section 4580 of the Wisconsin statutes of 1898, is hereby amended by striking out the word “fourteen" where it occurs in the fifth line of said section and by inserting in lieu thereof the word "eighteen," so that said section when so amended shall read as follows: Sertion 1580. Any man who commits fornication with a sane single female, over the age of fourteen years, each of them shall be punished by imprisonment in the county jail, not more than six months or by a fine not exceeding one hundred collars. Any man who commits fornication with a sane female of previous chaste character under the age of eighteen years, shall be punished by imprisonment in the state prison, not more than four years or by fine not exceeding five hundred dollars, or by both fine and imprisonment. Any man who commits fornication with any female who is idiotic, insane or imbecile, shall be punished by imprisonment in the state prison, not more than fifteen years, nor less than five years.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force, from and after its passage and publication.

Approved March 30, 1899.

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