2011 Hawaii Code
50. Charter Commissions
§50-3 Charter commissions.

HI Rev Stat § 50-3 (2011 through Reg Sess) What's This?

§50-3 Charter commissions. The mayor of each county may appoint successive charter commissions with the approval of the legislative body of the county. The commission shall consist of eleven members, one of whom shall be appointed by the mayor as the chairperson of the commission. Any vacancy in the membership of the commission shall be filled by the mayor of the county with the approval of the legislative body of the county. [L 1963, c 73, pt of §2; am L 1965, c 65, §1(2); Supp, §143A-3; am L 1967, c 235, §1(1); HRS §50-3; gen ch 1985, 1993]

Revision Note

"Mayor" substituted for "chairman".

Cross References

Mandatory review, see county charters.

Attorney General Opinions

Under former law, no authorization for appointment of successive commissions. Att. Gen. Op. 65-3.

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