The commission shall appoint a director who shall be the chief executive officer for the commission and who shall serve at the pleasure of the commission. The Legislature hereby requests the commission to designate that executive officer as the person holding the position confidential to it, within the meaning of subdivision (e) of Section 4 of Article VII of the Constitution.
The commission may employ other employees as it deems necessary to carry out its functions under this chapter.
(Amended by Stats. 1993, Ch. 8, Sec. 18.)