38.04 ANNUAL MEETINGS; REPORTS.
Every county agricultural society shall hold an annual meeting for the election of officers
and the transaction of other business on or before the third Tuesday in November. Service on the
county agricultural society board or as an officer of the board is not a public office. Elected
officials of the state or its political subdivisions may serve on the board or be elected as officers.
At the annual meeting, an officer of the society shall make a report of its proceedings for
the preceding year and a financial statement prepared in accordance with generally accepted
accounting principles. The report must also list the amount paid out for premiums and for other
Reports of the society are public data under chapter 13 and must be made available for
inspection by any person.
History: (7888) RL s 3100; 1911 c 381 s 7; 1919 c 114 s 1; 1947 c 493 s 2; 1973 c 492 s
14; 1976 c 181 s 2; 1977 c 121 s 5; 1983 c 214 s 32; 1984 c 655 art 1 s 6; 1986 c 444; 1989
c 164 s 1; 2004 c 254 s 8; 2004 c 290 s 19