An ordinance to amend an ordinance entitled an Ordinance organizing the passed Feb. 3rd 1841.
Sec. 1. Be it, and it is hereby ordained by the City Council of the City of , That the Lieutenant General of the Nauvoo Legion shall not be required to act as the president of any Court Martial, or of the Legion; also that he may add to his staff a Chief Chaplain with the rank of Colonel.
Sec. 2. That officers may be elected without being nominated by the Court Martial, and that all vacancies shall be filled by lawful elections, and not by granting brevet commissions. [p. 21]