Policy Details

9325.4 Actions by the Board




The Board of Education shall take no action (motion, resolution) except in a regular, special, or emergency public meeting of the Board.

No action will be taken unless the subject acted upon was listed in the agenda published for that meeting, except that an item of business not included on the agenda of a regular meeting may be considered and acted upon after a two-thirds vote of the members present and voting to add such item to the agenda.

The Board of Education shall not adopt resolutions except where such adoption is required by law, or where the intent of the Board is to publish a status position of the Board, as in advising the General Assembly of the Board's attitude on a proposed law, or in commending staff members or other agencies for work well done.

All actions taken by the Board shall be identified clearly in the minutes of the Board meeting.

Legal Reference: Conn. Gen. Stat. § 1-200 Definitions
Conn. Gen. Stat. § 1-210 Access to public records. Exempt records.
Conn. Gen. Stat. § 1-231 Executive Sessions
Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-224 Duties of the Secretary

Litchfield Board of Education
Bylaw Adopted: 12/6/1983
Bylaw Reviewed: 3/5/2010, 6/5/2019

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