On the extraordinary occasion which exists in the State of Missouri:

I, Christopher S. Bond, Governor of the State of Missouri, do, by this proclamation, convene the Eighty-First General Assembly of the State of Missouri in the first extra session of the First Regular Session; and

I do hereby call upon the senators and representatives of the said General Assembly to meet in their respective places in the State Capitol in the City of Jefferson at the hour of 2:00 p.m. Central Standard Time, November 6, 1981 and,

I do hereby state the action of that body is deemed necessary concerning each matter specifically and especially designated hereinafter as follows:

  1. Pursuant to Article III, Section 45 of the Constitution of Missouri, pertaining to Congressional apportionment, division by law of the state into districts corresponding with the number of representatives to which the state is entitled in the House of the Congress of the United States, which districts shall be composed of contiguous territory as compact and as nearly equal in population as may be.
  2. Such additional and other matters as may be recommended by the Governor by special message to the General Assembly after it shall have convened.

IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed the great sea1 of the State of Missouri, City of Jefferson, this 21st day of October, 1981.


[Christopher S. Bond's signature]



[James Kirkpatrick's signature]


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