Appointment. The commission shall appoint an executive secretary
who shall be a resident of this state at the time of and during the full term
of his employment.
. The executive secretary shall have the power and it shall
be his duty to:
(1) Administer and coordinate
the administrative functions of the commission.
(2) Have overall supervisory authority and
responsibility over the racing division which includes the thoroughbred racing
(3) Have that authority
which the commission delegates to him as it deems proper and appropriate for
the efficient administration of the provisions of this act.
(4) Report to the commission on those
functions assigned to him by the commission.
Qualification of powers. The
powers herein described shall only relate to the operation of the thoroughbred
section. They shall in no way infringe upon or limit the powers of the
executive secretary relative to other aspects of the act. The powers of the
executive secretary relative to these other endeavors will be covered by other
rules and regulations.