[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town of North Haven 3-18-1970 Special Town Meeting. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Amended 7-25-1972 STM]
There shall be a Commission to study the needs of and coordinate programs for the aging for the Town of North Haven, consisting of nine members to be appointed by the Board of Selectmen, one of whom shall be a member of the clergy of the town and one of whom shall be a representative of the age group concerned, who shall be an elector of the town. The First Selectman and the Director of Public Health shall be members ex officio of such Commission without the right to vote. The members so appointed shall be persons interested in the consideration and solution of the problems of aging.
The Commission shall study continuously the conditions and needs of elderly persons in the community in relation to housing, employment, health, recreational and other matters. It shall analyze services for the aged provided by the community, both public and private agencies, and shall make recommendations to the First Selectman or chief executive regarding the development and integration of public and private agencies and cooperate with the state and other services to the extent possible.
[Amended 7-19-1974 STM]
The members of the Commission so appointed shall serve for terms of three years from the date of appointment, without compensation, but shall be reimbursed for their necessary expenses.
All appropriations in present or future budgets concerning advisory committees on elderly or senior citizens of North Haven are hereby administered by the Commission.