I-13.3 - Education Act

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155. The chair shall see to the proper operation of the school board and shall in particular, with due regard for everyone’s role and responsibilities, ensure that all applicable legislative and regulatory provisions and all decisions of the council of commissioners are carried out faithfully and impartially. The chair shall convey all relevant information to the council and shall submit to the council any matter brought to the chair’s attention with regard to the improvement of educational services.
The chair is the official spokesman for the school board. As official spokesman, the chair shall publicly state the position of the school board on any subject affecting it, in particular where the chair is involved, on behalf of the school board, with the various organizations devoted to local and regional development.
1988, c. 84, s. 155; 2006, c. 51, s. 94; 2008, c. 29, s. 15, s. 34.
155. The council of commissioners shall appoint the chairman and the vice-chairman of the school board from among its members.
The chairman is the official spokesman for the school board. As official spokesman, the chairman shall publicly state the position of the school board on any subject affecting it, in particular where the chairman is involved, on behalf of the school board, with the various organizations devoted to local and regional development.
The term of office of the chairman and the vice-chairman expires at the same time as their term as commissioners, unless they are relieved of their duties by a vote of not less than two-thirds of the members of the council of commissioners who are entitled to vote.
1988, c. 84, s. 155; 2006, c. 51, s. 94.
155. The council of commissioners shall appoint the chairman and the vice-chairman of the school board from among its members.
The term of office of the chairman and the vice-chairman expires at the same time as their term as commissioners, unless they are relieved of their duties by a vote of not less than two-thirds of the members of the council of commissioners who are entitled to vote.
1988, c. 84, s. 155.