RS 25:373     

§373.  Advisory board; appointment; compensation of members; terms

A.  The Advisory Board of the Old State Capitol is hereby created in the Department of State.

B.  The Advisory Board of the Old State Capitol shall be composed of the following members, all of whom shall have a knowledge of and interest in art, history, including political history, and cultural restoration.  The members of the board shall be as follows:

(1)  Two members shall be appointed by the secretary of state from each Public Service Commission district.

(2)  Five members shall be appointed by the secretary of state from the state at large.

(3)  Two members from a list of five submitted by the president of Southern University shall be appointed by the secretary of state.

(4)  The secretary of state or his designee shall be an ex officio member with all powers of other members.

C.  Each appointed member shall be confirmed by the Senate and shall serve a term concurrent with that of the secretary of state.  The state archivist shall serve during his tenure in that office.  Each member shall serve until his successor is appointed and takes office.

D.  The members of the board shall serve without compensation, but they shall receive their actual expenses incurred in attending any meeting of the board.

Acts 1990, No. 726, §1; Acts 2006, No. 451, §1.