(1) The president shall:

(a) preside at all board meetings. In the event that the president is absent from a board meeting, a president pro-tem shall be elected by members present at the meeting to serve for that meeting;

(b) appoint members to serve on committees as may be created and may serve as ex-officio members of all committees with the exception of the screening panel;

(c) serve as the official representative of the board in its contacts with governmental, civic, business, and other organizations;

(d) retain the right to vote on all matters before the board;

(e) perform such other functions as pertain to the office of the president.

History: 37-8-202, MCA; IMP, 37-8-202, MCA; Eff. 12/31/72; AMD, Eff. 5/6/76; TRANS, from Dept. of Prof. & Occup. Lic. , Ch. 274, L. 1981, Eff. 7/1/81; AMD, 1982 MAR p. 287, Eff. 2/12/82; AMD, 1991 MAR p. 2435, Eff. 12/13/91; AMD, 1996 MAR p. 418, Eff. 2/9/96; TRANS, from Commerce, & AMD, 2006 MAR p. 2035, Eff. 8/25/06.