Section 6-6-5

Arbitrators - Substitution; award by majority.

(a) If any of the arbitrators fail to attend at the time and place designated and the parties appear, they may substitute others in their place or, if the parties cannot agree, the arbitrators present may themselves appoint others in their stead, of which they must make a memorandum on the submission.

(b) A majority of the arbitrators may make the award.

(Code 1852, §2713; Code 1867, §3152; Code 1876, §3540; Code 1886, §3225; Code 1896, §512; Code 1907, §2912; Code 1923, §6160; Code 1940, T. 7, §833.)