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§ 686.14. Termination of authority

Oklahoma Statutes AnnotatedTitle 63. Public Health and Safety

Oklahoma Statutes Annotated
Title 63. Public Health and Safety (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 26. Emergency Management Interim Legislative Succession Act
63 Okl.St.Ann. § 686.14
§ 686.14. Termination of authority
The authority of emergency interim successors to succeed to the powers and duties of legislators, the operation of the provisions of this act1 relating to quorum, the number of affirmative votes required for legislative action, and limitations on the length of sessions and the subjects which may be acted upon shall expire two (2) years following the inception of an emergency or disaster, but nothing herein shall prevent the resumption before such time of the filling of legislative vacancies and the calling of elections for the Legislature in accordance with applicable constitutional and statutory provisions. The Governor, acting by proclamation, or the Legislature, acting by concurrent resolution, may from time to time extend or restore such authority or the operation of any of such provisions upon a finding that events render the extension or restoration necessary, but no extension or restoration shall be for a period of more than one (1) year.


Laws 1959, p. 217, § 14, emerg. eff. June 5, 1959; Laws 1963, c. 340, § 14, emerg. eff. June 24, 1963; Laws 2003, c. 329, § 44, emerg. eff. May 29, 2003.


Title 63, § 686.1 et seq.
63 Okl. St. Ann. § 686.14, OK ST T. 63 § 686.14
Current with legislation of the Second Regular Session of the 59th Legislature (2024). Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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