Any vacancy occurring in the office of district attorney for causes other than expiration
of term shall be filled by appointment of the Governor. An appointee shall hold his place until the next election for members of the General
Assembly that is held more than 60 days after the vacancy occurs, at which time an
election shall be held to fill the unexpired term of the office: Provided, that when
the unexpired term of the office in which the vacancy has occurred expires on the
first day of January succeeding the next election for members of the General Assembly,
the Governor shall appoint to fill that vacancy for the unexpired term of the office.
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