Section 2-2-4

Term of office; vacancy.

The commissioner shall hold office for a term of four years from the first Monday after the second Tuesday in January next after his election and until his successor is elected and qualified. The vacancies in said office shall be filled by the Governor for the unexpired term and until the election and qualification of a successor.

(Ag. Code 1927, §9; Code 1940, T. 2, §16.)