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Township of Lower Merion, PA
Montgomery County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Lower Merion 5-17-1967 by Ord. No. 1530. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Audits — See Ch. 5.
The Lower Merion Library Association, a corporation not for profit under the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, be and the same is hereby designated as the agent of the Township of Lower Merion to provide library services for the residents and taxpayers of the township.
The Township of Lower Merion does hereby undertake and agree to maintain or assist in the maintenance of the Lower Merion Library Association, such assistance to be sufficient in amount to ensure that the Association will be able to qualify annually for financial aid from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, in accordance with the requirements of the Library Code.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: Act of June 14, 1961, P.L. 324 (See 24 P.S. § 4101 et seq.).
The Board of Commissioners of the Township of Lower Merion will appoint three of its members to serve on the Board of Directors of the Lower Merion Library Association, each of such representatives to serve for a term of three years and the terms of such representatives to expire in different years. Vacancies shall be filled for unexpired terms.
The Treasurer of the Board of Directors of the Lower Merion Library Association shall give bond to the township with satisfactory surety in such amount as the Board of Directors of the Library Association may determine, such bond to be approved as to form by the Township Solicitor.
The Board of Directors of the Lower Merion Library Association shall have the rights and be subject to the duties specified in the Library Code.[1] The Board of Directors of the Association shall annually present a financial report to the township. The financial accounts of the Association shall be audited annually by the township's auditors and accountants, as in the case of other municipal expenditures.
[1]
Editor's Note: Act of June 14, 1961, P.L. 324 (See 24 P.S. § 4101 et seq.).
The Board of Directors of the Lower Merion Library Association shall prepare and present to the township such annual reports as are required by Section 414 of the Library Code and shall provide free library services for the residents and taxpayers of the township as required by Section 415 thereof.[1]
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Editor's Note: See 24 P.S. §§ 4414 and 4415, respectively.