UINTAH SCHOOL DISTRICT POLICY ACTION REVIEW

 

 

1st Reading

3/13/07

New

X

2nd Reading

3/13/07

Revised

 

Approved

3/13/07

Substitute

 

 

 

002.0200 BOARD MEMBERS: ELIGIBILITY AND QUALIFICATIONS

 

NEW POLICY REPLACES 002.0200 THE ROLE AND PURPOSE OF THE BOARD (APPROVED 10/17/85)

 

1.0  GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS

Each board member must

1.1  Be and remain a registered voter in the District;

1.2  Maintain his or her primary residence within the local school board district from which the member is elected or appointed; and

1.3  Take the constitutional oath of office.

1.3.1        “I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will support, obey and defend the Constitution of the United States and the Constitution of Utah, and that I will discharge the duties of my office with fidelity.”

Utah Constitution Art. IV, Sec. X

Utah Code Ann. § 53A-3-101 (1995)

Utah Code Ann. § 20A-14-202 (2) (2003)

2.0  CONFLICT OF INTEREST

A member of the Board of Education may not, during the member’s term of office, also serve as an employee of the Board.

                                          Utah Code Ann. § 20A-14-202 (3) (2003)