189. A parents’ committee composed of the following persons shall be established for each school service centre:
(1) one representative from each school, elected by the meeting of parents pursuant to the third paragraph of section 47;
(2) one representative of the advisory committee on services for handicapped students and students with social maladjustments or learning disabilities, designated by and from among the parents who are members of that committee.
A representative from a school whose child no longer attends the school may remain on the parents’ committee.
The parents who are members of the advisory committee on services for handicapped students and students with social maladjustments or learning disabilities may designate a second representative as a substitute to attend and vote at meetings of the parents’ committee when their representative is unable to do so.
A vacancy resulting from the departure of a member representing a school shall be filled, for the unexpired portion of the representative’s term, by a parent designated by and from among the parents’ representatives on the school’s governing board. An unfilled school representative position that is not filled by the meeting of parents in accordance with the third paragraph of section 47 shall be filled using the same rules.
1988, c. 84, s. 189; 1989, c. 36, s. 263; 1997, c. 47, s. 12; 1997, c. 96, s. 34; 2020, c. 1, s. 3121; O.C. 816-2021 of 16.06.2021, (2021) 153 G.O. 2, 2103.