BOARD COMMITTEES Policy Code: 2230
Temporary committees may be appointed by the chairman, with the approval of the board, for a stated period of time. They are to relate to specific areas of special importance to the board. They will consist of a chairman and as many members as the board deems appropriate. With the approval of the board, temporary committees may be enlarged to include non-board members.
Temporary committees established by the board of education have no final authority. Their acts are under, subordinate, and advisory to the board of education.
Ad Hoc Committees
As time and situations demand, ad hoc committees may be appointed by the chairperson with the approval of the board. Ad hoc committees have no final authority and are subordinate and advisory to the board.
Open Meetings Law
All committees of the board are public bodies within the meaning of the North Carolina Open Meetings Law and are subject to all requirements of that law pertaining to notice, closed sessions, minutes, voting and penalties (see policy 2320, Compliance with Open Meetings Law).
Legal References: G.S. 115C-36; 143-318.9 et seq.
Adopted: August 20, 2007