SENATE BILL 831
AN ACT TO PERMIT THE APPOINTMENT OF GASTON COUNTY RESIDENTS AS MEMBERS OF THE GASTONIA AIRPORT AUTHORITY.
The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:
Section 1. Chapter 648 of the 1981 Session Laws is amended by rewriting Section 2 (a) to read:
"(a) The Airport Authority shall consist of not less than five nor more than nine members, each of whom shall be a resident of Gaston County. No member of the Gastonia Airport Authority shall be an employee of said Authority."
Sec. 2. Chapter 648 of the 1981 Session Laws is amended by rewriting Section 2(b) to read:
"(b) The City Council of the City of Gastonia shall appoint the members of said Authority to staggered terms of three years. The City Council shall fix the terms of office of each of the initial members of the Airport Authority so that proportionate numbers of the initial members are appointed for terms of three years, two years and one year. Thereafter all terms shall be for three years."
Sec. 3. This act is effective upon ratification.
In the General Assembly read three times and ratified, this the 14th day of June, 1982.