Description: Term of office of county board of education; require county referendum on length of terms of members.
Bill Text: [Introduced]
History of Actions:
|1||01/20 (S) Referred To Elections|
|2||02/04 (S) Died In Committee|
|Deadline||General Bill/Constitutional Amendment|
|Vote type required||Majority|
Principal Author: Carlton*
Code Section: A 037-0005-0007
Title: AN ACT TO PROVIDE THAT THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF EACH COUNTYWIDE SCHOOL DISTRICT SHALL DECIDE AT THE NOVEMBER 2003 GENERAL ELECTION WHETHER TO CONTINUE TO HAVE THE MEMBERS OF THE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION ELECTED TO SIX-YEAR STAGGERED TERMS OF OFFICE, OR TO HAVE THE MEMBERS OF THE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION ELECTED TO FOUR-YEAR TERMS CONCURRENT WITH OTHER COUNTY OFFICIALS; TO AMEND SECTION 37-5-7, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, IN CONFORMITY THERETO; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
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