(1) The first members of the governing body of the city-county shall be nominated and elected in the manner and at the times prescribed by the city-county charter.
(2) The county clerk shall arrange for, give notice of and conduct the election. The county shall bear the expense of the election.
(3) The charter shall prescribe the date on which the city-county comes into existence and shall include necessary transitional provisions. The charter may provide that it will become effective for specified purposes immediately upon the proclamation of the results of the election on the adoption of the charter. [1971 c.731 §9; 1973 c.745 §3a]Section: Previous 199.720 199.725 199.730 199.735 199.740 199.742 199.743 199.745 199.750 199.753 199.755 199.760 199.765 199.770 199.775 Next
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