Town of Deerfield, MA
Franklin County
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[HISTORY: Adopted 6-6-1977 STM, Art. I. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The Town establishes a Council on Aging for the purpose of coordinating or carrying out programs designed to meet the problems of the aging in coordination with programs of the Department of Elder Affairs, all in accord with the Annotated Laws of Massachusetts c. 40, § 8B.
The Council shall submit an annual report to the Town and shall send a copy thereof to the Department of Elder Affairs of the Commonwealth.
Said Council shall consist of not less than three (3), nor more than fifteen (15) members, appointed by the Board of Selectmen from the residents of the Town.
The Chairman of the Council shall be designated from time to time by the Board of Selectmen.
Appointees shall hold office until successors are designated.