TITLE 17
Elections

CHAPTER 17-8
Local Canvassing Authorities

SECTION 17-8-3


§ 17-8-3 Compensation.

Each member of a local board shall receive any compensation that may be provided by the governing body of each city or town; provided, that in the several towns where no other provision is made for compensation, each member of the local board shall be paid by that member's respective town five dollars ($5.00) per day for every day's attendance in the discharge of the member's respective duties, and the town clerks shall be paid, in addition, legal fees for making out and recording the several lists and returns required by this title.

History of Section.
(G.L. 1896, ch. 8, § 21; G.L. 1909, ch. 8, § 21; G.L. 1909, ch. 8, § 20; P.L. 1910, ch. 640, § 2; G.L. 1923, ch. 8, § 20; G.L. 1938, ch. 313, § 20; P.L. 1940, ch. 817, § 2; P.L. 1951 (s.s.), ch. 2870, § 34; G.L. 1956, §§ 17-8-19, 17-8-21; G.L. 1956, § 17-8-3; P.L. 1958, ch. 18, § 1.)