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CHAPTER 316 AN ACT INCREASING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE AVERY COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS FROM THREE TO FIVE AND PROVIDING FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF THE ADDITIONAL MEMBERS. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:
At the election of county officers to be held in Avery County in 1970, and biennially thereafter, there shall be elected four county commissioners. At said election the candidate receiving the highest number of votes shall serve for a term of four years and the other three candidates who are elected shall serve for a term of two years. 353