California Health and Safety Code

Sec. § 13853


Within 60 days after their initial election or appointment and after each general district election or unopposed election, the district board shall meet and elect its officers. The officers of a district board are a president, a vice president, and a secretary or clerk.


The secretary or clerk may be a member of the district board. He or she may receive compensation set by the district board which shall be in lieu of any other compensation to which he or she may be entitled as a member of the district board. The district board may employ a clerk to perform the duties of the secretary.


A district board may create additional officers and elect members to those positions, provided that no member of a district board shall hold more than one office.

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Jun. 6, 2016