[Adopted by the Board of Selectmen 5-15-1979]
During such period of time as the Town of Orange participates in Regional School District No. 5 under the September 25, 1978, representation plan, the seven-person Orange delegation called for by that plan shall be chosen in accordance with the minority representation principles set forth in § 9-167a of the Connecticut General Statutes.
In order to achieve the results required by § 83-2 above, at each election for Orange Amity School Board members, political parties may nominate and present on the ballot candidates for as many places as there are to be filled in the election. However, in reviewing the election results and determining the winner or winners, the Town Clerk shall proceed in accordance with the principles of § 9-167a of the General Statutes, to assure that not more than the maximum number of candidates of one political party allowed by § 9-167a are declared elected and allowed to serve.
This article shall be effective as of the 21st day after its publication in accordance with Section 3.4 of the Orange Charter and shall remain in effect until the sooner of the following: