Article 72

ARTICLE 72

(Bylaw Amendment:  Council for Human Services)

To see if the Town will vote to amend Chapter 12 (Council for Human Services), section 12-2 (Membership; terms; vacancies) as follows (NOTE:  new language is shown as highlighted text, language to be deleted is shown by strikeout; these methods to denote changes are not meant to become part of the final text; non-substantive changes to the numbering of this bylaw shall be permitted in order that it be in compliance with the numbering format of the Code of the Town of Nantucket):

 

Chapter 12 
 
Council for Human Services

§12-2 Membership; terms; vacancies.

 

The Council shall consist of seven nine Nantucket residents who shall be appointed by the Board of Selectmen for three-year terms; provided, however, that three of the initial appointments shall be for a term of one year, three for a term of two years and three for a term of three years. The term of office shall be based on a year commencing on July 1 of each calendar year. Vacancies occurring in any position during a term shall be filled for the balance of the unexpired term in the same manner as an original appointment. Each member of the Council serving at the time of the passage of this chapter shall remain in office until the end of his or her term and until the Board of Selectmen appoints a successor member. All members of the Council for Human Services shall be in full compliance with the provisions of Massachusetts General Law Chapter 268A.

 

(Select Board)

FINANCE COMMITTEE MOTION:  Moved that Chapter 12 (Council for Human Services), section 12-2 (Membership; terms; vacancies) is hereby amended as follows (NOTE:  new language is shown as highlighted text, language to be deleted is shown by strikeout; these methods to denote changes are not meant to become part of the final text; non-substantive changes to the numbering of this bylaw shall be permitted in order that it be in compliance with the numbering format of the Code of the Town of Nantucket):

 

Chapter 12 
 Council for Human Services

§12-2 Membership; terms; vacancies.

 

The Council shall consist of seven nine Nantucket residents who shall be appointed by the Select Board for three-year terms; provided, however, that three of the initial appointments shall be for a term of one year, three for a term of two years and three for a term of three years. The term of office shall be based on a year commencing on July 1 of each calendar year. Vacancies occurring in any position during a term shall be filled for the balance of the unexpired term in the same manner as an original appointment. Each member of the Council serving at the time of the passage of this chapter shall remain in office until the end of his or her term and until the Select Board appoints a successor member. All members of the Council for Human Services shall be in full compliance with the provisions of Massachusetts General Law Chapter 268A.