Maine Revised Statutes

§966. Terms of office

The terms of office for the designated and at-large members defined in section 965, subsections 2 and 3, are for 4 years, except for initial appointees. [2001, c. 417, §7 (AMD).]

1. Initial terms of office.  The initial terms of office shall apply to the initial designated and at-large appointees, as defined in section 965, subsections 2 and 3. The initial terms of office for these members shall be as follows:
A. One shall be appointed for one year; [1983, c. 519, §6 (NEW).]
B. Two shall be appointed for 2 years; [1983, c. 519, §6 (NEW).]
C. Two shall be appointed for 3 years; and [1983, c. 519, §6 (NEW).]
D. One shall be appointed for one year. [1983, c. 519, §6 (NEW).]
For purposes of determining eligibility for reappointment of the designated and at-large members, the initial appointments for one or 2 years, as described in paragraphs A and B, shall not be deemed to be full terms.
[ 1983, c. 519, §6 (NEW) .]
2. Limitation on terms; removal.  Except for state members, a member of the authority shall serve no more than 2 full consecutive terms. Any member of the board may be removed by the Governor for cause.
[ 1983, c. 519, §6 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1983, c. 519, §6 (NEW). 2001, c. 417, §7 (AMD).