Policies and Regulations NEPN Code: BEDC
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School Board Governance and Operations
Quorum

A majority of the members of the School Board constitutes a quorum for the purpose of conducting business. Members may be present, either in person, via teleconference or videoconferencing.

It is the intent of the Board that motions be carried by a majority of members elect. Official action will be taken if it is approved by the majority of members voting.

Votes on all motions and resolutions shall be by “ayes” or “nays.”

 

Legal Reference:

SDCL
6-1-17  Official prohibited from discussing or voting on issue if conflict of issue exists - Legal remedy
13-8-10  Meetings of Board - Election of officers - Designation of depository and newspaper - Quorum

 

Policy   Board Action (formerly 9367)
Adopted 05-28-68    
Amended 10-25-93 27458.2d.  
Amended 10-24-05 34245  
Amended 08-13-07 37809  
Amended 09-14-09 35488  
Amended 08-12-13 36693  
Reviewed 08-13-18 38110
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