Special Meetings 1-46

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Bylaw 1-46


Special Meetings

Special meetings may be held whenever the School Board in session may decide, at the call of the Chairman, on the request of the Superintendent of schools with the concurrence of the Chairman, or on request of three School Board Members in writing to the Chairman and the Clerk of the School Board, provided all School Board Members receive reasonable notice of the time and purpose of the meeting. No business shall be transacted at any special meeting of the School Board which does not come within the purposes set forth in the call for the meeting unless all Members of the School Board are present, and there is a unanimous agreement to consider additional items of business.

Notice of the date, time, and place of special meetings shall be given to the public by the Clerk as required by the Virginia Freedom of Information Act. Unless exempt, one copy of all materials furnished to the School Board Members for the special meeting shall be made available to the public by the Clerk as required by law.

Code of Virginia § 22.1-72, as amended. Annual organizational meetings of school boards.

Code of Virginia § 2.2-3707, as amended. Meetings to be public; notice of meetings; recordings; minutes.

Adopted by School Board: July 21, 1992
Amended by School Board: August 17, 1999
Amended by School Board: February 20, 2001
Amended by School Board: May 14, 2002
Amended by School Board: December 2, 2008
Amended by School Board: August 2, 2016