Chapter 11 HEALTH AND SANITATION*
Section 11-46 Created; composition; compensation; terms; vacancies.
(a) There shall be
an eleven (11)
member board of health which shall be composed of
and one health care worker.
remaining members shall have an interest in public health. Seven (7) members
appointed by the city council.
members shall be appointed by the county commission.
All members shall serve without compensation for a term of three (3) years and until their
successors are appointed and qualified.
The chair of the board is authorized to excuse any member from attendance at a board
meeting; provided, that the member requested to be excused before the meeting. Any member
who is absent, without being excused, from twenty-five (25) percent of the regular board
meetings held in a calendar year shall automatically forfeit the office. Any member who is
absent, without being excused, from three consecutive regular meetings shall automatically
forfeit the office.
It shall be the duty of the chair of the board to promptly notify the city council or the
of the vacancy.
(Code 1964, § 10.030(A), (C); Ord. No. 9991, § 1, 11-7-83; Ord. No. 17658,
§ 1, 4-21-03; Ord.
No. 19742, § 1, 11-19-07)
(Ord. 19742, Amended, 11/19/2007, Prior Text; Ord. 17658, Amended, 04/21/2003, Prior Text)