2.1006 Membership-Quorum-Action by majority vote.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 2.1006 ]

(a) An investigating committee shall consist of not less than 5 members.

(b) A quorum shall consist of a majority of the total authorized membership of the committee.

(c) No action may be taken by a committee at any meeting unless a quorum is present. Unless it is specified in this chapter or any other statute that action must be taken by a majority or greater vote of all of the members of the committee, action may be taken by a majority vote of the members present and voting at a meeting at which there is a quorum.

History: 1977, PL 15-56; amd 1988, PL 20-78.

Case Notes:

Committee’s failure to comply with a statute requiring it to adopt rules and to serve a copy of these rules on person served with subpoena justified the refusal of a person served with subpoena to testify. A.S.C.A. §§ 2.1006, 2.1011, 2.1018. Senate Select Investigating Committee v. Horning, 3 A.S.R.2d 14 (1986).