§19-21-8. Oath of supervisor; effect of failure to qualify.
Each supervisor before entering upon his official duties
shall take and subscribe to an oath before some officer
authorized by law to administer oaths, that he will honestly and
impartially perform the duties devolving upon him in office as
supervisor of the drainage district in which he was elected, and
that he will not neglect any of the duties imposed upon him by
this article. Any supervisor-elect who fails to qualify by
taking such oath and filing the same in the office of the
secretary of the drainage district within ten days after his
election shall be deemed to have declined such election, and the
vacancy shall be filled as herein provided.