Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:
§ 23-74. Meetings of board of visitors; quorum; rector; secretary.
The board of visitors shall meet at the University once a year, and at such
other times as they shall determine, the days of meeting to be fixed by them.
Five members shall constitute a quorum.
The board of visitors shall appoint, from among its members, a rector to preside at their meetings and a vice-rector to preside at their meetings in the absence of the rector. The rector and the vice-rector shall also perform such additional duties as the board may prescribe. The terms of the rector and vice-rector shall be for two years, commencing on July 1 of the year of appointment and expiring on June 30 of the year of the expiration of their terms.
The board shall also appoint, from among its members, a secretary for such term and with such duties as the board shall prescribe.
In the absence of the rector and the vice-rector
Vacancies in the office of rector, vice-rector or secretary may be filled by the board for the unexpired term, as provided in the Board's bylaws.
Special meetings of the board may be called by the rector or any three members. In either of such cases, notice of the time of meeting shall be given by the secretary to every member.
§ 23-75. Executive committee of board.
At every regular annual meeting of the board
2. That, notwithstanding the provisions of § 23-74 of this act, the rector appointed to succeed the rector whose term expires on or before April 1, 2003, and the vice-rector appointed pursuant to this act shall serve for terms that shall expire on June 30, 2005.
3. That, upon passage of this act, the board of visitors of the University of Virginia shall appoint a vice-rector and shall provide, in its bylaws, that a vice-rector shall be appointed every two years and shall automatically succeed the rector, upon the expiration of the rector's term.
4. That an emergency exists and this act is in force from its passage.