New York Second Class Cities Law Section 146 - Health officer.

146. Health officer. No person shall be eligible to appointment as health officer unless he shall be a physician and surgeon duly licensed to practice under the laws of this state, and who has practiced as such for at least ten years. The health officer shall possess such powers and perform such duties as shall be delegated to or prescribed by the commissioner of public safety or by ordinance of the common council.

Last modified: February 3, 2019