Appeals & Opinions - Subject Index

Appointment Powers
Subject Title Opinion Summary Type
County clerk May appoint deputy but county board of supervisors may challenge appointment if it violates county anti-nepotism policy 2005-08 Informal Download County clerk May appoint deputy but county board of supervisors may challenge appointment if it violates county anti-nepotism policy
Limitations May not violate common law rule against incompatibility of office 2005-08 Informal Download Limitations May not violate common law rule against incompatibility of office
Limitations Violation of anti-nepotism policy 2005-08 Informal Download Limitations Violation of anti-nepotism policy
Town board's appointment power to fill vacancy in elective office may be superseded by local law requiring special election to fill a vacancy. 2005-19 Informal Download Town board's appointment power to fill vacancy in elective office may be superseded by local law requiring special election to fill a vacancy.