[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of North Versailles 2-21-1977 by Ord. No. 736 (Ch. 1, Part 1, § 102, of the 1987 Code of Ordinances). Amendments noted where applicable.]
The audit of the accounts of the Township of North Versailles shall be made by a certified public accountant registered in Pennsylvania, or by a firm of certified public accountants so registered, or a competent public accountant, or a competent firm of public accountants.
After final adoption of this chapter, the Board of Commissioners of the Township of North Versailles shall annually appoint such Independent Auditor by resolution adopted at least 30 days prior to the close of the fiscal year then closing.
Such independent auditor shall have and possess all the powers and perform all the duties provided under law for elected auditors.
The compensation of any such type of Appointed Auditor shall be fixed by the Board of Commissioners.
When an Independent Auditor is appointed as herein provided, the office of any elected auditor is hereby abolished.