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  Vigintisexviri - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Its membership consisted of the triumviri capitales, the triumviri monetales, the quatuorviri viarum curandarum (for roads within the city), the two curatores viarum (for roads without the city), the decemviri stlitibus iudicandis, and the four praefecti sent to Campania to administer justice there.
During the Principate, Caesar Augustus abolished the two curators of roads and the four Campanian prefects, thereby changing the vigintisexviri into the vigintiviri ("Twenty Men").
In the Republic, the Vigintisexvirate had served as a stepping stone for the sons of senators to begin their own public careers the cursus honorum; Julius Caesar had served as curator viarum and restored parts of the Via Appia.
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 Vigintisexviri   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Its membership consisted of the triumviri capitales, the triumviri monetales,the quatuorviri viarum curandarum (for roads within the city), the two curatores viarum (for roads without thecity), the decemviri stlitibus iudicandis, and the fourpraefecti sent to Campania to administer justice there.
During the Principate, Caesar Augustus abolished the twocurators of roads and the four Campanian prefects, thereby changing the vigintisexviri into the vigintiviri("Twenty Men").
In the Republic, the Vigintisexvirate had served as a stepping stone for the sons of senators to begin their own public careers the cursus honorum ; Julius Caesar had served ascurator viarum and restored parts of the Via Appia.
www.therfcc.org /vigintisexviri-172405.html   (155 words)

  
 Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, page 1196   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
VIGINTISEXVIRI were twenty-six magis- tratus minores, among whom were included the triumviri capitales, the triumviri monetales, the quatuorviri viarum curandarum for the city, the two curatores viarum for the roads outside the city, the decemviri litibus (stlitibus) judicandis, and the four praefects who were sent into Campania for the purpose of administering justice there.
Augustus reduced the number of officers of this college to twenty (vigintiviri), as the two curatores viarum for the roads outside the city and the four Campa- niari praefects were abolished.
26.) Down to the time of Augustus the sons of senators had generally sought and obtained a place in the college of the vigintisexviri, it being the first step towards the higher offices of the republic ; but in A. d.
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 Decemviri   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
This type of decemvirate (also called the decemviri litibus iudicandis) was a civil court of ancient origin (traditionally attributed to King Servius Tullius) mainly concerned with questions bearing on the status of individuals.
It originally served as a jury rendering verdict under the presidency of the praetor, but these decemviri subsequently became annual minor magistrates (magistratus minores) of the Republic, elected by the Comitia Populi Tributa and forming part of the Vigintisexviri ("Twenty-Six Men").
Suetonius and Dio Cassius record that during the Principate, Caesar Augustus transferred to the decemviri the presidency in the courts of the Centumviri ("Hundred Men").
www.sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/decemviri   (731 words)

  
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To maintain a high level of involvement and interest by the Senate, there shall be at least one vote by the Senate every forty-five days, on average.
A new office of Vigintisexviri rank shall be created, the Curator Tabularii.
He or she shall have the task of maintaining the Tabularium, the repository of laws and edicts; posting new items in the Tabularium promptly, and editing old items to indicate which laws or portions thereof are in effect or have been superceded.
romanrepublic.org /octavius/consul/statement.html   (342 words)

  
 VIGINTISEXVIRI - Encyclopedia Britannica - VIGINTISEXVIRI - JCSM's Study Center   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
VIGINTISEXVIRI - Encyclopedia Britannica - VIGINTISEXVIRI - JCSM's Study Center
VIGINTISEXVIRI, in Roman history, the collective name given in republican times to " twenty-six " magistrates of inferior rank.
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jcsm.org /StudyCenter/Encyclopedia_Britannica/VAN_VIR/VIGINTISEXVIRI.html   (316 words)

  
 Glossary
A craftsman who made or repaired iron goods.
During the late Republic memberes of the Board of the 26 (vigintisexviri) served for 1 year.
There appear to have been no prerequisites of class or minimum age.
myweb.tiscali.co.uk /temetfutue/glossary/glossaryB.htm   (4602 words)

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