AMENDMENT 944 RATIFIED

Jackson County: Water and Fire Protection Authority - Natural Gas Service.

The Cumberland Mountain Water and Fire Protection Authority, in addition to other services provided in Jackson County, may provide natural gas services and operate a natural gas system in Jackson County within the service area of the authority. The authority and the board of directors of the authority shall have all powers and authority necessary to accomplish the purposes of this amendment, including the authority to amend the articles of incorporation of the authority to the extent necessary to accomplish the purposes of the amendment.