[ Text of section effective until July 1, 2013. Repealed by 2013, 38, Sec. 5. See 2013, 38, Sec. 219.]
Section 19. There shall be an art commission for the commonwealth consisting of five members, who shall be citizens of the commonwealth. Upon the expiration of the term of office of any member thereof, his successor shall be appointed by the governor, with the advice and consent of the council, for five years. The commission shall serve without compensation, but shall be allowed such necessary expenses as may be approved by the governor and council, not exceeding one hundred dollars in amount, and shall have power to adopt its own rules and to elect such officers from its own members as may be deemed proper.