RS 25:380.52     

§380.52.  Governing board; creation; domicile; appointment and compensation of members

A.  The governing board of the Louisiana Delta Music Museum is hereby created in the Department of State.

B.  The domicile of the board shall be in the parish of Concordia.

C.  The board shall be comprised of the following members:

(1)  Fifteen members having a knowledge of and an interest in music of the Louisiana Delta.  They shall be appointed by the secretary of state from an area composed of the following parishes: Caldwell, Catahoula, Concordia, East Carroll, Franklin, Madison, Morehouse, Ouachita, Richland, Tensas, and West Carroll.  They shall serve four-year terms concurrent with the term of the governor.

(2)  The mayor of Ferriday, the president/CEO of the Ferriday chamber of commerce, the secretary of state or his designee, the museum chief administrative officer, and the museum director, if any, shall each be ex officio members of the board.

D.  Each member shall serve until his successor is appointed and takes office.

E.  Each appointment made by the secretary of state shall be subject to confirmation by the Senate.

F.  Members of the board shall serve without compensation.

Acts 2001, No. 850, §1; Acts 2003, No. 338, §1, eff. June 13, 2003; Acts 2005, No. 23, §1, eff. July 1, 2005; Acts 2006, No. 451, §1.