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9000 Role of the Board and Members (Powers, Purposes, Duties)

9000


INTERNAL BOARD OPERATIONS

ROLE OF THE BOARD AND MEMBERS (POWERS, PURPOSES, DUTIES)


The Board of Education is the governing body of this school district and derives its power and exists under the Constitution and Acts of the Legislature of the State of Connecticut and the procedures of the Connecticut State Board of Education.

The Board of Education has the power and responsibility to discharge any duty imposed upon it by law.


Legal Reference: Conn. Gen. Stat. § 1-200 (Formerly § 1-18a). Definitions.
Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-186 Duties of local and regional boards of education re school attendance.
Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-220 Duties of Boards of Education
Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-221 Boards of Education to prescribe rules, policies and procedures.
Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-240 Control of schools.
Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-241 Powers of schools districts.

Litchfield Board of Education
Bylaw Adopted: 12/6/1983
Bylaw Revised: 4/27/1999
Bylaw Reviewed: 1/6/2010, 2/3/2016

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