NO. M-7. AN ACT RELATING TO THE CHARTER OF THE TOWN OF BENNINGTON.
It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:
Sec. 1. CHARTER APPROVAL
The general assembly approves the Town of Bennington charter amendment as provided in this act. Proposals of amendment were approved by the voters on March 4, 2003.
Sec. 2. 24 App. V.S.A. chapter 103, § 201 is amended to read:
§ 201. ELECTIVE OFFICERS
elective officers of the town shall be (1) Seven seven
Select Board Members elected from the Town town at large at a
duly warned Annual Town Meeting , each for a three year term to commence as
follows: three Select Board Members as of March, 1986; four Select Board
Members as of March 1987 with two Select Board Members serving for a three year
term and two Select Board Members serving for a one year term; commencing in
1988 and thereafter, all Select Board Members shall hold office for three years
or until their successors are qualified; (2) a
town clerk; (3) a
treasurer; and (4) a
moderator. (b) All
elective officers other than Select Board Members shall hold office for three
years or until their successors are qualified a three-year term. The
term shall expire the first day of April following the annual town meeting.
Approved: May 21, 2003