§ 45-22-2. Appointing authority.
In cities and towns having an elected mayor or administrator, members of the planning board or commission are appointed by the mayor or administrator with the consent of the city or town council and, in other towns, members are appointed by the town council. Cities and towns operating under a home rule charter may continue the appointment of members in the manner established under that charter.
(P.L. 1972, ch. 204, § 2.)