COUNTIES AND COUNTY LAW
POWERS AND DUTIES OF BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
31-818. Authority to appoint administrative assistants and staff — County commissioner as administrator may be appointed. (1) The board of county commissioners shall be empowered to employ assistants, including administrative assistants, and clerical staff to aid them in fulfilling their duties.
(2) The board may appoint a member of the board of county commissioners to act as administrator. A county commissioner appointed as administrator under this subsection shall have and exercise only those administrative powers and duties as may be and are assigned by the board of county commissioners by ordinance or resolution. The provisions of chapters 50 through 57, title 31, Idaho Code, shall not apply to the appointment of a county commissioner as administrator under this subsection.
[(31-818) R.S., sec. 1759; R.C., sec. 1917r, as added by 1913, ch. 143, sec. 2, p. 508; reen. C.L., sec. 1917r; C.S., sec. 3433; I.C.A., sec. 30-724; am. 1989, ch. 73, sec. 11, p. 123; am. 1996, ch. 283, sec. 10, p. 948.]