.02 Vice-Chairman; Acting Chairman.

At the first meeting of the Board in each calendar year, the Board shall elect a Vice-Chairman to serve until his successor has been elected. The Vice-Chairman shall preside at meetings as acting chairman in the absence of the Chairman, and shall perform all the functions and shall have all the powers of the Chairman in the event of the absence from the State or the disability of the Chairman. Any other member of the Board may be designated as temporary acting chairman by the Chairman or, in his absence, by the Vice-Chairman.