BP 2720 Communications Among Board Members - Board Policies, Chapter 2 Board of Trustees

  • Reference: Government Code Section 54952.2
  • Board Approved: 04/13/05
  • Reviewed & Reapproved: 03/11/09
  • Amended: 05/09/12

A majority of the members of the Governing Board shall not, outside a regularly scheduled meeting, use a series of communications of any kind, directly or through intermediaries, to discuss, deliberate, or take action on any item of business that is within the subject matter jurisdiction of the Board. This policy shall not be construed as preventing an employee or official of the District from engaging in separate conversations or communications with members of the Board outside of a meeting in order to answer questions or provide information regarding a matter that is within the subject matter jurisdiction of the Board, if that person does not communicate to members of the Board the comments or position of any other member or members of the Board.