What is the meaning of municipal purposes (free text)

Municipal purposes means and includes all purposes within municipal powers as defined by the constitution or laws of the State or by the charter of the municipality.

Municipality means a city, county, irrigation district, drainage district, or other political subdivision or agency of a State competent under the laws thereof to carry on the business of developing, transmitting, utilizing, or distributing power.

Municipal workers is a term that could be used to describe anyone that is an employee of the local government, like a city police officer. Their police car would be a “municipal vehicle”.

There are municipal archives, societies, buildings and hospitals. A local government’s set of laws may be called the municipal code. This differentiates them from those that are federal or state.

Municipal purposes are government purposes, specifically local government, below the state level.

Thursday, September 22 2016

Source: https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/16/796

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