The Appointments Committee is a Standing Committee of the RTM. The operational responsibility as per RTM Rules are as follows:
• Interview and evaluate all candidates for Town boards, commissions, agencies, Special Committees, and similar positions that are appointed by the RTM.
• Recruit, evaluate and propose candidates for Boards, commissions, and agencies when Board of Selectmen fails to submit nominations within three months of the expiration of a term of office or the incidence of a vacancy.
• Propose nominees for the Claims Committee, Labor Contracts Committee, Condemnation Commission, and the Flood and Erosion Control Board.
• Review any organizational changes or reporting relationships in town government.