Title 42
State Affairs and Government

Chapter 16.1
Department of Labor and Training

R.I. Gen. Laws 42-16.1-11

 42-16.1-11.  Legal counsel to board of review.

(a) The board of review shall be empowered to appoint and employ a qualified attorney, who shall act in accordance with such instructions as he or she may receive from the board concerning appeals from its decisions and other related duties. Whenever the board of review may or shall become a party to a court action, the attorney shall represent its interests before the courts.

(b) The duly appointed attorney shall serve in this capacity from the date of his or her appointment by the board of review, and until his or her successor is appointed.

History of Section.
P.L. 1996, ch. 226, 2.