Town of Southold, NY
Suffolk County
By using eCode360 you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please do not use eCode360.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Southold 5-6-1980 by L.L. No. 2-1980. Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 13-1 Establishment of committees.

[Amended 3-10-1992 by L.L. No. 7-1992]
A. 
The Town Board, by resolution, may establish advisory committees for such purposes as it may deem necessary to assist it in the performance of its duties.
B. 
The term "committee" shall be deemed to be a generic designation and shall also include any group appointed by the Town Board as set forth in Section A above, including but not limited to any advisory counsel, commission, counsel, advisory committee, task force or any other similar nomenclature.

§ 13-2 Committee members.

[Amended 3-10-1992 by L.L. No. 7-1992]
The Town Board shall determine the composition of such committees, including the number of its members. Priority in membership shall be first accorded to Town residents. Members shall serve without compensation and at the pleasure of the Town Board.

§ 13-3 Duties.

[Amended 3-10-1992 by L.L. No. 7-1992]
A. 
In each instance, the Town Board must designate the purpose for the formation of the committee, its scope and/or task and its duration.
B. 
Each committee shall be accountable to the Town Board unless otherwise directed. Minutes shall be kept during each meeting and shall be filed with the Town Clerk within 14 days of any meeting.

§ 13-4 Expenses.

Committees may incur such expenses in the performance of their duties as may be appropriated therefor by the Town Board.

§ 13-5 Effect on statutory provisions.

This chapter shall supersede, in its application to the Town of Southold, Subdivision 17 of § 64 of the Town Law.

§ 13-6 When effective.

This chapter shall take effect immediately.