SEC. 37-110-5. Powers and duties of program coordinator.
(1) There is hereby created the position of program coordinator who shall be the chief administrative officer of the Mississippi Public Management Graduate Intern Program. The program coordinator shall be appointed by and be an employee of the Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning.
(2) The program coordinator shall administer the policies of the council and supervise and direct all technical activities of the program. The coordinator shall select students to participate in the program based upon the nominees of the participating state institutions of higher learning. No participating university shall be allotted less than three (3) intern students per year unless said university nominates less than three (3) students. The coordinator shall place the intern students in state or local agencies which agree in writing to participate in the program.
(3) The program coordinator shall prepare and deliver to the Legislature and to the Governor an annual report describing the operation and progress of the Mississippi Public Management Graduate Intern Program, including a detailed statement of expenditures and any recommendations the board may have.
SOURCES: Laws, 1980, ch. 506, Sec. 3, eff from and after July 1, 1980; 1993, ch. 551, Sec. 2, eff from and after July 1, 1993.