Executive Document

This executive document was published in the 05/15/2002, issue, Vol. 2002, No. 10, of the Utah State Bulletin.

Governor, Administration: Governor's Proclamation: Calling the Fifty-Fourth Legislature into a Third Special Session

Issued: April 24, 2002


WHEREAS, since the adjournment of the 2002 General Session of the Fifty-Fourth 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 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-Fourth Legislature of the State of Utah into a Third Special Session at the State Capitol at Salt Lake City, Utah, on the 24th day of April, 2002, at 5:00 p.m., for the following purposes:

1. To consider amending the election law to accommodate the possibility of Utah being awarded a Fourth Congressional District.

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 24th day of April, 2002.

(State Seal)

Michael O. Leavitt

Olene S. Walker
Lieutenant Governor


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