BP 2716 Political Activity - Board Policies, Chapter 2 Board of Trustees

  • Reference: Education Code Sections 7054; 7054.1; 7056; Government Code 8314
  • Board Approved: 04/13/05
  • Reviewed & Reapproved: 3/11/09
  • Amended: 04/10/13, 01/15/14

Members of the Board shall not use District funds, services, supplies or equipment to urge passage or defeat of any ballot measure or candidate, including, but not limited to, any candidate for election to the governing board.

Initiative or referendum measures may be drafted on an area of legitimate interest to the District. The Board may by resolution express the Board's position on ballot measures. Public resources may be used only for informational efforts regarding the possible effects of District bond issues or other ballot measures.