Chapter 393-1 ORGANIZATION
|(a)|| The term
"Board" shall mean the Georgia State Board of Nursing Home Administrators,
which shall consist of thirteen members, none of whom may be employees of the
United States government or of this state, and the Commissioner of Human
Resources or his/her designee, who shall serve as ex officio member of the
board with voting rights, and the Commissioner of Community Health or his/her
designee, who shall serve as ex officio member s of the Board with voting
rights. The members of the Board shall be appointed by the Governor and
confirmed by the Senate, as follows:
|(b)||The term for all members shall be three years from the date of appointment. A member may be removed as provided in Code Section 43-1-17. All vacancies shall be filled by the Governor for the unexpired terms in accordance with the requirements for appointment to the vacant position.|
The Board shall elect annually from among its members a chair and vice-chair. The chair shall preside at all meetings of the Board, appoint committees and perform the usual duties of his office. In the absence of the chair, the vice-chair shall preside at meetings and perform all duties usually performed by the chair.
The Board shall meet a minimum of four times a year. Additional meetings may be called by the chair.