(a) There is created the North Carolina Board of Landscape Architects, consisting of seven members appointed by the Governor for four‑year staggered terms. Five members of the Board shall have been engaged in the practice of landscape architecture in North Carolina at least five years at the time of their respective appointments. Two members of the Board shall not be landscape architects and shall represent the interest of the public at large. Each member shall hold office until the appointment and qualification of his or her successor. Vacancies occurring prior to the expiration of the term shall be filled by appointment for the unexpired term. No member shall serve more than two complete consecutive terms.
The Board shall be subject to the provisions of Chapter 93B of the General Statutes.
(b) The Board shall elect annually from its members a chair and a vice‑chair and shall hold such meetings during the year as it may determine to be necessary, one of which shall consist of the annual meeting. A quorum of the Board shall consist of not less than three members.
(b1) The members of the Board shall not be compensated. However, members shall be entitled to be reimbursed from Board funds for all proper traveling and incidental expenses incurred in carrying out the provisions of this Chapter.
(c), (d) Repealed by Session Laws 1997‑406, s. 3. (1969, c. 672, s. 3; 1979, c. 872, s. 1; 1997‑406, s. 3.)