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1.1 Warrants - Every town meeting shall be called pursuant to a warrant issued by the select board which shall state the time and place at which the meeting is to convene and the subjects which are to be acted upon.

1.2 Notification - The select board shall cause copies of the warrant for each town meeting to be posted on the town bulletin boards at least seven days before the meeting is to convene. Such posting shall be deemed to be the legal notification of such meeting, and the legal service of such warrant.

1.3 Distribution - The select board shall cause a copy of the warrant for each town meeting to be delivered in hand, or mailed to the residence of the town moderator, the representative town meeting members and to the head of each town agency at least ten1 days before the meeting is to convene. The select board shall also provide for the distribution, by mail or otherwise, of a copy of the warrant for each town meeting, to every occupied dwelling in the town, at least ten1 days before the town meeting is to convene. The distribution provided in this sub-section (.3) shall not be deemed to be a part of the legal service of the town meeting and failure to comply with the provisions of this sub-section shall not serve to invalidate the proceedings of any town meeting.

1Art 11 of the 1984 Fall Town Meeting changed “seven” to “ten”.