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To Waive the Citizens Oversight Committee

The following is an example of language that has previously been used when state board has considered citizens oversight committee waivers.

Waiver of School Construction Bonds

To Waive the Citizens Oversight Committee – Term Limits

15282.  (a) The citizens' oversight committee shall consist of at least seven members to serve for a term of two years without compensation and for no more than two consecutive terms. While consisting of a minimum of at least seven members, the citizens' oversight committee shall be comprised, as follows:   (1) One member shall be active in a business organization representing the business community located within the district.   (2) One member shall be active in a senior citizens' organization.   (3) One member shall be active in a bona fide taxpayers' organization.   (4) For a school district, one member shall be the parent or guardian of a child enrolled in the district. For a community college district, one member shall be a student who is both currently enrolled in the district and active in a community college group, such as student government. The community college student member may, at the discretion of the board, serve up to six months after his or her graduation.   (5) For a school district, one member shall be both a parent or guardian of a child enrolled in the district and active in a parent-teacher organization, such as the Parent Teacher Association or schoolsite council. For a community college district, one member shall be active in the support and organization of a community college or the community colleges of the district, such as a member of an advisory council or foundation.   (b) No employee or official of the district shall be appointed to the citizens' oversight committee. No vendor, contractor, or consultant of the district shall be appointed to the citizens' oversight committee. Members of the citizens' oversight committee shall, pursuant to Sections 35233 and 72533, abide by the prohibitions contained in Article 4 (commencing with Section 1090) and Article 4.7 (commencing with Section 1125) of Division 4 of Title1 of the Government Code.

The preceding section, which is section 15282(a), has strike-out but indicates the exact language being waived and is still valid.

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Last Reviewed: Monday, June 15, 2015

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