[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Highland Falls 6-20-2007 by L.L. No. 3-2007. Amendments noted where applicable.]
"Officers" shall be defined as the firematic and administrative officers and delegates of the Highland Falls Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. (the "Department") as provided in the bylaws of the Department, as may be amended from time to time.
Commencing in 2007, nomination and elections of the officers of the Department shall be conducted at a meeting that is convened during the month of December, on the second Tuesday, or such other Tuesday in December upon due notification by mail of the members eligible to vote for officers.
The terms of office of the Department's officers shall terminate on December 31, 2007. For each person elected to an office of the Department at the December 2007 election and subsequent annual elections, the new term of office shall commence on the January 1 next following the election, and shall be a one-year term, except as otherwise provided by law or the Department's bylaws.
This chapter is intended to and shall supersede Village Law § 10-1010, entitled "Election of company officers and delegates," and all inconsistent laws, pursuant to the authority granted by Municipal Home Rule Law § 10, Subdivision 1, Paragraph e(3).