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1. 1. Is there a process for de-annexing property from a municipality?
2. 2. Validly annex a parcel of land attached to the municipality by a narrow strip of land running a significant distance from the current municipality border to the parcel proposed for annexation?
3. 3. Are cities and villages required to make a payment to towns in order to annex property?
4. 4. How does annexation or detachment of territory containing "Class B" liquor licenses affect a municipality's quota?

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1. 1. What is the proper procedure for filling vacancies in city or village offices?
2. 2. Does a council member or village trustee vacate their office by temporarily moving out of the district or village they represent?
3. 3. What is the proper procedure for resigning from a municipal elective or appointive office?
4. 4. Is there a time limit within which vacancies on a municipal governing bodies must be filled?
5. 5. Must an appointed municipal official be a resident of the municipality he or she serves?
6. 6. Can a minor (i.e., someone who has not reached the age of 18 years) be appointed to a municipal committee or commission?
7. 7. If a municipal official is temporarily unable to perform duties due to illness, may the governing body appoint someone temporarily until the officer is able to return and perform their duties?
8. 8. Does an elected local government official automatically vacate his or her office if s/he moves outside out of the municipality or aldermanic district for which s/he was elected?
9. 9. Can a person vote to fill his/her own vacancy on a municipal governmental body such as a village board or city council?
10. 10. If a new position is created by the municipal governing body, can a member of the governing body resign from the board and apply for the new position?
11. 11. What is the proper method for making an appointment to fill a vacancy in an appointed office?

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1. 1. What is the difference between a committee and a commission or a board?
2. 2. Can a nonresident be appointed as a member of the Plan Commission?
3. 3. Are mayoral appointments to a police and fire commission or plan commission subject to confirmation by the city council?
4. 4. Can a city council or village board abolish any city/village commission or committee and assume its duties and responsibilities?

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1. 1. How many years does a municipality have to prosecute an ordinance violation?
2. 2. Does state law require that ordinances be read a certain number of times before they are voted on?
3. 3. What is the difference between an ordinance and a resolution and what determines whether an ordinance or resolution should be used?
4. 4. What is a charter ordinance?
5. 5. What are the basic procedures for initiation of a charter ordinance by a municipal governing body and adoption?
6. 6. Is there a time limit for challenging an ordinance based on procedural errors?
7. 7. Is a public hearing required for all ordinances?