• bannerimage/o_WOMEN_BOARDROOM_facebook.jpg


Boards & Commissions

Boards & Commissions

Home » Government » Boards & Commissions

boards & commissions

Request email notification when page changes Get Updates


Sec. 2-201. - Membership.

(a)    All boards, commissions, and committees of the county contemplated by S.C. Code 1976, § 4-9-170, limited to those enumerated in section 2-204, shall be limited to eight members appointed by each county councilmember to represent each of the eight council districts. The chairman of each board, commission, and committee shall be elected annually at the first regular meeting after July 1 of each year by the then members. Each board, commission, and committee shall continue in full force and effect and shall have such authority and powers as previously granted by the general assembly and the county council. Chairmen shall be elected to one-year terms and may not succeed themselves in an immediately consecutive term. The county administrator shall serve as an ex officio nonvoting member of all boards, commissions, and committees enumerated in section 2-204.

(b)   Each board, commission, or committee having more than eight members shall attain conformance herewith by not having any member elected thereto until such agency, board or commission shall meet this requirement.

(Ord. No. 140, §§ I, II, 6-16-86; Ord. No. 172, § I, 2-1-88; Ord. No. 187, § 1, 8-1-88; Ord. No. 10-1, § 1, 2-15-10)

Sec. 2-202. - Compensation.

Each member of each agency, board and commission shall be compensated $25.00 for each meeting attended, not to exceed one meeting in any one month. Only members appointed by the county council shall receive the compensation provided for herein.

(Ord. No. 140, § III, 6-16-86)

Sec. 2-203. - Limitation of terms.

Each person hereafter appointed to a board, commission, or committee shall serve no more than two full consecutive terms, excluding unexpired terms. A full term being three years, except for the board of fire control and the library board which shall have terms of four years and members serving on the alcohol and drug citizen advisory committee shall serve until they resign or are reappointed by county council.

(Ord. No. 140, § IV, 6-16-86; Ord. No. 01-15, § 1, 8-6-01; Ord. No. 10-1, § 3, 2-15-10)

Sec. 2-204. - Enumeration.

The county has the following boards, commissions, and committees that serve at the pleasure of the county council:

(1)    Alcohol and Drug Citizen Advisory Committee;

(2)    Darlington County Ambulance Commission;

(3)    Darlington County Board of Assessment Appeals;

(4)    Darlington County Construction Board of Adjustment and Appeals;

(5)    Darlington County Development Board;

(6)    Darlington County Historical Commission;

(7)    Darlington County Airport Commission;

(8)    Darlington County Library Board;

(9)    Darlington County Parks and Recreation Commission;

(10)  Darlington County Planning Commission.

(Ord. No. 08-9, § I, 5-19-08; Ord. No. 10-1, § 4, 2-15-10; Ord. No. 14-13, § I, 10-6-14)

Secs. 2-205—2-220. - Reserved. 

If you are interested in serving on a Board or Commission - Fill out this Application