A charter provision, or a local public entity by ordinance or resolution, may establish a claims board or commission of not less than three members to perform such functions of the Governing body of the public entity under this part as are prescribed by the local public entity. A charter provision, ordinance or resolution may provide that, upon the written order of the claims board or commission, the auditor or other fiscal officer of the local public entity shall cause
warrant to be drawn upon the treasury of the local public entity in the amount for which a claim has been allowed or compromised or settled.
(Amended by Stats. 1965, Ch. 653.)