(By Delegate Walters)
(Introduced February 17, 1995; referred to the
Committee on Constitutional Revision.)

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of West
Virginia, repealing section two, article twelve thereof, relating to supervision of free schools; numbering and designating such proposed amendment; and providing a summarized statement of the purpose of such proposed amendment.

Resolved by the Legislature of West Virginia, two thirds of the members elected to each house agreeing thereto:
That the question of ratification or rejection of an amendment to the Constitution of the State of West Virginia be submitted to the voters of the State at the next general election to be held in the year one thousand nine hundred ninety-six, which proposed amendment is that section two, article twelve be repealed:
Resolved further, That in accordance with the provisions of article eleven, chapter three of the code of West Virginia, one thousand nine hundred thirty-one, as amended, such proposed amendment is hereby numbered "Amendment No. 1" and designated as the "Repeal of Supervision of Free Schools Amendment," and the purpose of the proposed amendment is summarized as follows:
"To repeal section two, article twelve of the StateConstitution which provided that supervision of free schools be by the state board of education, and its appointee, the superintendent, who shall be a member of the board of public works."

NOTE: The purpose of this resolution is to remove from the
West Virginia Constitution section two, article twelve upon passage at the next general election.

Strike-throughs indicate language that would be stricken from the present Constitution, and underscoring indicates new language that would be added.