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2000 - INTERNAL OPERATIONS
BOARD OF EDUCATION COMMITTEES
2210 Committees of the Board
The Board and/or the President of the Board may at its discretion establish committees for the purpose of undertaking a specific task in connection with Board activity. These committees, however, cannot make legal decisions for the entire Board.
At the request of the Board, the President shall appoint temporary committees consisting of less than a quorum of the full membership for special purposes. These committees shall be discharged on the completion of their assignment. The President of the Board shall be an ex-officio member of such committees.
The Board of Education recognizes that it may be necessary from time to time to authorize advisory committees for the purpose of enlisting opinions and counsel of the general public. Such committees shall be appointed by the Board of Education. The Board has the right to accept, reject or modify all or any part of a committee recommendation.
The Board has established an audit committee to oversee the annual audit of the District, and report on its findings to the Board.
The Board of Education shall appoint one (1) or more committees to visit every school or department at least once annually and report on their conditions at the next regular meeting of the Board.
Education Law Section 1708, 2116-c and 4601
NOTE: Refer also to Policy #5572-- Audit Committee Policy Cross References:
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