[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors (now Board of Commissioners) of the Township of Upper Gwynedd 3-21-1960 by Ord. No. 60-2; amended in its entirety at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I). Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
A Township Planning Commission, composed of nine members, appointed in the manner provided by law (53 P.S. § 10202), is hereby created and established in and for the Township. The Township Planning Commission shall perform all of the duties and may exercise any and all of the powers vested by law in planning agencies in townships, provided that the individuals constituting the Township Planning Commission now functioning in the Township shall constitute the Planning Commission hereby created, and nothing in this chapter shall affect the tenure of the present Township Planning Commission. All vacancies hereafter occurring in the Planning Commission, regardless of their cause, shall be filled in accordance with the provisions of the law governing planning agencies in townships at the time of the occurrence of the vacancy.