(1) Upon the recommendation of the state veterinarian, the board may within its discretion appoint a deputy state veterinarian.
(2) He shall hold office for a term of four (4) years and until his successor has been elected and qualified. He shall be subject to removal from office by the board at any time for cause.

Terms Used In Kentucky Statutes 257.240

(3) He shall be a resident of this state, and a licensed graduate veterinarian who has practiced veterinary medicine continuously within this state for a period of three (3) years prior to his appointment.
History: Amended 1950 Ky. Acts ch. 123, sec. 29. — Recodified 1942 Ky. Acts ch.
208, sec. 1, effective October 1, 1942, from Ky. Stat. sec. 63c-16.