[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Homestead 2-10-1983 by Ord. No. 952. Amendments noted where applicable.]
From and after the effective date of this chapter, all of the accounts of the Borough of Homestead for the year 1983, and all subsequent years, shall be audited by an independent auditor appointed each year by the Borough Council of Homestead, pursuant to the provisions of the Act of February 1, 1966, P.L. _______, No. 581, § 1005, as amended, 53 P.S. § 46005(7).
Such auditor shall be a certified public accountant or firm of certified public accountants registered in Pennsylvania.
Such auditor shall be appointed annually by resolution of Borough Council at least 30 days prior to the close of the fiscal year to make an independent examination of all of the accounts and accounting records of the Borough for the fiscal year then closing.
The compensation to be paid such auditor shall be fixed by Borough Council.
The powers and duties of the independent auditor shall be as set forth in Section VII of the Act of February 1, 1966, P.L. _______, No. 581, § 1005, as amended, the text of which section is hereby adopted and incorporated by reference and made a part of this chapter to the same extent as though the same were set out verbatim.
Editor's Note: See 53 P.S. § 46005(7).