Executive Document

Governor's Proclamation Calling the Fifty-First Legislature into a Third Special Session.

Issued: November 14, 1996


Whereas, since the adjournment of the 1996 General Session of the Fifty-First Legislature of the State of Utah, matters have arisen which require immediate legislative attention; and

Whereas, Article VII, Section 6, of the Constitution of the State of Utah, provides that the Governor may, by proclamation, convene the Legislature into a Special Session;

Now, Therefore, I, Michael O. Leavitt, Governor of the State of Utah, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and the laws of the State of Utah, do by this Proclamation call the Fifty-First Legislature of the State of Utah into a Third Special Session at the State Capitol at Salt Lake City, Utah, on the 20 day of November, 1996, at 5:00 p.m., for the following purposes:

1. To consider the application of the sales tax exemption for machinery and equipment used in manufacturing.

2. And, to consider such other measures as may be brought to the attention of the Legislature by supplemental communication from the Governor before or during the Special Session hereby called.

In Testimony Whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and caused to be affixed the Great Seal of the State of Utah, done at the State Capitol in Salt Lake City, Utah, this 14th day of November, 1996.

(State Seal)

Michael O. Leavitt

Olene S. Walker
Lieutenant Governor


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