Clerk Responsibilities

Indiana Code on Clerk Responsibilities
In addition, Indiana Code 36-4-10-4 states that the clerk shall do the following:
  • Administer oaths when necessary in the discharge of the clerk's duties, without charging a fee
  • As soon as a successor is elected and qualified, deliver to the successor all the records and property of the clerk's office
  • Keep the city seal
  • Maintain all records required by law
  • Perform other duties prescribed by law
  • Serve as clerk of the city legislative body under IC 36-4-6-9 and maintain custody of its records
  • Take acknowledgment of instruments that are required by statute to be acknowledged without charging a fee
Questions & Additional Information
You may email the clerk-treasurer for any questions. For additional information on the Indiana Code, please visit the Indiana General Assembly.