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Statutes > Nebraska > Chapter16 > 16-218

16-218. Officers; regulation.A city of the first class by ordinance may regulate and prescribe the powers, duties, and compensation of the officers of the city not herein provided for, and classify the several offices and positions of trust or employment in the public service on the basis of merit through such agency as the local governing body shall provide for that purpose, upon approval by a majority of the electors of said city voting on such proposition. SourceLaws 1901, c. 18, § 48, XXIII, p. 250; R.S.1913, § 4834; C.S.1922, § 4002; C.S.1929, § 16-219; Laws 1939, c. 11, § 1, p. 78; C.S.Supp.,1941, § 16-219; R.S.1943, § 16-218.