[Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Southampton 2-28-1995 by L.L. No. 13-1995. Amendments noted where applicable.]
A Town Deputy Supervisor shall be appointed by the Supervisor. The Supervisor shall make such appointment in writing, a copy of which is to be filed with the Town Clerk.
The Deputy Supervisor shall serve at the pleasure of the Supervisor.
The powers and duties of the Deputy Supervisor shall be as provided in § 42 of the Town Law.
[Amended 3-10-1998 by L.L. No. 5-1998]
During any period of time in excess of two consecutive weeks in which the Deputy Supervisor is actually performing the duties of such office, the Deputy Supervisor shall receive the same salary as the salary set for the Supervisor, unless he or she already receives a salary as an employee or officer of the Town of Southampton in excess of the salary set for the Supervisor, in which case no additional salary shall be paid for the performance of such duties.
In addition to the provisions set forth in § 16-4A, the Town Board may authorize compensation for the Deputy Supervisor. The funds available for such compensation shall be included in the Supervisor's annual budget and shall be reserved in the contingent account G/L No. 01.1990.420.2 until the Town Board authorizes the amount of compensation, if any, for the Deputy Supervisor.