SEC. 73-5-3. Officers and employees; compensation; common seal; records; quorum. [Repealed effective July 1, 2008].
The board shall elect a president and secretary and shall adopt and use a common seal for the authentication of its records and orders. The secretary shall keep a record of all proceedings and acts of the board and an accurate account of all funds received and disbursed, which shall be considered as public records.
The secretary shall execute and file with the Secretary of State a bond in the sum of Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00) conditioned according to law, the bond to be made in a surety company authorized to do business in this state and approved by the Governor. The premium for the bond shall be paid out of the funds in the board's special fund in the State Treasury.
A majority of the board shall constitute a quorum, and it is authorized to perform the requirements of this chapter at any regular or special meeting called for that purpose.
Each member of the board shall receive per diem in accordance with Section 25-3-69 when actually attending to the work of the board or any of its committees, and shall be reimbursed for traveling expenses in accordance with Section 25-3-41 in carrying out the provisions of this chapter. The board may employ an office administrator with compensation to be established by the State Personnel Board,and the office administrator shall devote his full time to the business and clerical work of the board. The board may employ four (4) inspectors, one (1) to be appointed from each of the three (3) Supreme Court districts and one (1) to be appointed from the state at large, to make periodic inspections of all barbershops throughout the state. The board may employ the necessary personnel to carry out the provisions of this chapter, and maintain and pay the expenses of an office to be located in the City of Jackson. All per diem, salaries and expenses shall be paid exclusively from the funds in the board's special fund, and salaries and expenses of personnel may be disbursed monthly.
The board shall require such of its employees as it may consider necessary to make bond and file same with the Secretary of State in such sums as it may consider necessary to protect the interests of the barbers of the State of Mississippi and require the faithful performance of their duties.
SOURCES: Codes, 1930, Sec. 3864; 1942, Sec. 8726; Laws, 1932, ch. 118; 1940, ch. 134; 1942, ch. 325; 1946, ch. 240; 1960, ch. 378, Sec. 2; 1968, ch. 444, Sec. 1; 1974, ch. 540, Sec. 1; 1981, ch. 427, Sec. 1; 1982, ch. 450, Sec. 1; reenacted, 1983, ch. 489, Sec. 2; 1990, ch. 521, Sec. 1; reenacted, 1991, ch. 508, Sec. 2; 1992, ch. 502, Sec. 7; 1995, ch. 359, Sec. 1, eff from and after July 1, 1995; 1997 Laws, Chapter 511, Sec. 2, HB263; Laws, 2002, ch. 558, § 2, SB 2326; Reenacted without change, Laws, 2004, ch. 309, § 2, SB 2102, eff from and after June 30, 2004.
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