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  • Acts
  • 2005
  • Chapter 85 AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS OF THE TOWN OF NORFOLK.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:


SECTION 1. Section 5 of chapter 101 of the acts of 2004 is hereby amended by inserting after the fourth sentence the following 3 sentences:- In the event of a vacancy on the interim board of public works caused by the death or resignation of either of the 2 senior water commissioners, the remaining members shall give written notice thereof, within 1 month of the vacancy, to the board of selectmen who, with the remaining members of the board, shall, after 1 week's notice, fill the vacancy by a roll call vote. The board of selectmen shall fill the vacancy, if the board of public works fails to timely give the notice as prescribed herein. A majority of the votes of the officers entitled to vote shall be necessary to fill the vacancy.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Approved September 9, 2005.