MISSISSIPPI CODE
TITLE 71. LABOR AND INDUSTRY
CHAPTER 3. WORKERS' COMPENSATION GENERAL PROVISIONS

Sec. 71-3-161. Composition of association board

(1) The board of directors of the association shall consist of not less than five (5) nor more than nine (9) persons, serving terms as established in the plan of operation. The members of the board shall be selected by member self-insurers, subject to the approval of the commission. Vacancies of the board shall be filled for the remaining period of the term in the same manner as initial appointments.

(2) In approving selections to the board, the commission shall consider, among other things, whether all member self-insurers are fairly represented.

(3) Members of the board may be reimbursed from the assets of the association for expenses incurred by them as members of the board of directors.

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