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§  10-1010  Election  of  company officers and delegates.  Each of the  several companies whose members constitute the fire  department  of  the  village  shall  hold  an annual meeting on the first Tuesday in April in  each year. At such meeting the members of each company  shall  elect  by  ballot  from  their  own  number  a  captain  and a lieutenant, and such  further officers if any as may be provided for in  the  by-laws  of  the  company,  who  must  be approved by the board of fire commissioners, one  warden  and  one  delegate  to  the  general  convention  of  the   fire  department.  The  terms of office of the captain and lieutenant and such  further officers if any, as are elected as herein provided, shall be one  year,  the  wardens  two  years,  and   the   delegates   three   years,  respectively,  and  any vacancies occurring in any such offices shall be  filled by election in like manner. At the  first  annual  meeting  after  this  act takes effect two wardens and three delegates shall be elected,  the wardens to serve for  one  and  two  years,  respectively,  and  the  delegates for one, two and three years, respectively. Any person who has  been convicted of arson in any degree shall not be eligible for election  to  the  office  of  captain, lieutenant, warden, delegate and any other  offices provided for  in  the  by-laws  of  the  company.  Any  captain,  lieutenant,  warden,  delegate  or  other  officer of the company who is  convicted of arson in any degree during his  term  of  office  shall  be  disqualified from completing such term of office.

State Codes and Statutes

Statutes > New-york > Vil > Article-10 > 10-1010

§  10-1010  Election  of  company officers and delegates.  Each of the  several companies whose members constitute the fire  department  of  the  village  shall  hold  an annual meeting on the first Tuesday in April in  each year. At such meeting the members of each company  shall  elect  by  ballot  from  their  own  number  a  captain  and a lieutenant, and such  further officers if any as may be provided for in  the  by-laws  of  the  company,  who  must  be approved by the board of fire commissioners, one  warden  and  one  delegate  to  the  general  convention  of  the   fire  department.  The  terms of office of the captain and lieutenant and such  further officers if any, as are elected as herein provided, shall be one  year,  the  wardens  two  years,  and   the   delegates   three   years,  respectively,  and  any vacancies occurring in any such offices shall be  filled by election in like manner. At the  first  annual  meeting  after  this  act takes effect two wardens and three delegates shall be elected,  the wardens to serve for  one  and  two  years,  respectively,  and  the  delegates for one, two and three years, respectively. Any person who has  been convicted of arson in any degree shall not be eligible for election  to  the  office  of  captain, lieutenant, warden, delegate and any other  offices provided for  in  the  by-laws  of  the  company.  Any  captain,  lieutenant,  warden,  delegate  or  other  officer of the company who is  convicted of arson in any degree during his  term  of  office  shall  be  disqualified from completing such term of office.

State Codes and Statutes

State Codes and Statutes

Statutes > New-york > Vil > Article-10 > 10-1010

§  10-1010  Election  of  company officers and delegates.  Each of the  several companies whose members constitute the fire  department  of  the  village  shall  hold  an annual meeting on the first Tuesday in April in  each year. At such meeting the members of each company  shall  elect  by  ballot  from  their  own  number  a  captain  and a lieutenant, and such  further officers if any as may be provided for in  the  by-laws  of  the  company,  who  must  be approved by the board of fire commissioners, one  warden  and  one  delegate  to  the  general  convention  of  the   fire  department.  The  terms of office of the captain and lieutenant and such  further officers if any, as are elected as herein provided, shall be one  year,  the  wardens  two  years,  and   the   delegates   three   years,  respectively,  and  any vacancies occurring in any such offices shall be  filled by election in like manner. At the  first  annual  meeting  after  this  act takes effect two wardens and three delegates shall be elected,  the wardens to serve for  one  and  two  years,  respectively,  and  the  delegates for one, two and three years, respectively. Any person who has  been convicted of arson in any degree shall not be eligible for election  to  the  office  of  captain, lieutenant, warden, delegate and any other  offices provided for  in  the  by-laws  of  the  company.  Any  captain,  lieutenant,  warden,  delegate  or  other  officer of the company who is  convicted of arson in any degree during his  term  of  office  shall  be  disqualified from completing such term of office.

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