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§ 10207. Letters patent and boundaries

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 11 Pa.C.S.A. CitiesEffective: January 25, 2016

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 11 Pa.C.S.A. Cities
Part V. Third Class Cities (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 102. Procedures for Incorporation
Effective: January 25, 2016
11 Pa.C.S.A. § 10207
Formerly cited as PA ST 53 P.S. § 35207
§ 10207. Letters patent and boundaries
If the returns of an election under section 10204.1 (relating to notice of election) show that a majority of registered voters in a municipal corporation voted “yes” on the referendum question, within 60 days after the election, the governing body of the municipal corporation shall furnish to the Secretary of the Commonwealth the necessary information with respect to the boundaries of the new city, and the Governor shall issue letters patent, under the Great Seal of the Commonwealth, reciting the facts, defining the boundaries of the city and constituting the city as a body corporate and politic by the name of the “City of.........................”


2015, Nov. 24, P.L. 242, No. 67, § 1, effective in 60 days [Jan. 25, 2016].
11 Pa.C.S.A. § 10207, PA ST 11 Pa.C.S.A. § 10207
Current through Act 13 of the 2024 Regular Session. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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