[HISTORY: Adopted by the Council of the Borough of Lansdale 2-6-1964 by Ord. No. 836 (Ch. 4 of the 1972 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
The Borough Council of the Borough of Lansdale does hereby authorize the audit of the accounts of the Tax Collector and of all officers of the Borough and of every person, committee and commission receiving or expending Borough funds, to be made by a firm of certified public accountants, a competent independent public accountant, a firm of independent public accountants or a certified public accountant, who shall have the powers and duties and be subject to the same penalties as auditors insofar as such powers, duties and penalties are applicable to the functions of which they are appointed to perform in accordance with the Borough Code.
The Borough Council of the Borough of Lansdale is hereby authorized, after the adoption of this chapter, to appoint annually, by resolution before the commencement of its fiscal year, said auditor.
The auditor herewith appointed shall meet on the third Tuesday of January of each year and complete his audit within 60 days after the close of the fiscal year and shall, after preparing and executing his report, file a copy of the report with the Secretary of the Borough, with the Clerk of the Quarter Sessions of Montgomery County and with the Department of Internal Affairs. Said report is to be filed by the auditors selected by the Borough not later than the 15th day of April.
In all other respects, the auditors herein appointed by the Borough shall comply with the provisions of the Borough Code and any other statutes of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania relating to audit of Borough funds.
Upon appointment of the auditors referred to hereinabove, the office of elected Borough Auditor is hereby abolished in accordance with Act No. 116 adopted July 3, 1963.