[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Catasauqua 9-8-1965 by Ord. No. 549 (Ch. I, Secs. 126 to 128, of the 1962 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Fiscal affairs — See Ch. 40.
The Borough Council shall, by resolution, annually before the commencement of a fiscal year, appoint a certified public accountant or firm of certified public accountants to audit the accounts, records and all other evidences of financial transactions of the Borough and Borough officers for the fiscal year then closing, and to file a report thereof to Borough Council, and perform all duties and be subject to the same penalties and obligations as are imposed by law on an elected Borough auditor.
This chapter is enacted under the authority of the Act of the General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania No. 116 of 1963 and, as provided therein, upon appointment of said certified public accountant or firm of certified public accountants, the office of Borough Auditor is thereby abolished.
The resolution appointing said certified public accountant shall fix the compensation to be paid from Borough funds for said services.