§8-16-28. Reference to "municipal authorities" or "municipal
authority" elsewhere in law to mean "governing body"
for the purposes of this article only.
In elaboration of the provisions of section eight, article one
of this chapter, wherever in this code, in any act, in general law,
elsewhere in law, in any charter, in any ordinance, resolution or
order, or in any ordinance, resolution or order of a county court,
reference is made to the term "municipal authorities" or "municipal
authority" within the meaning of the provisions of former article
four-a of this chapter, such reference shall henceforth be read,
construed and understood to mean "governing body" as that term is
used in this article sixteen only.