SB 450
Modifies the length of school board terms for certain school districts that became urban districts because of the 2010 census
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4/2/2012 - Signed by Governor
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Emergency clause
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Current Bill Summary

SB 450 – Current law provides that school board members of urban school districts serve a term of six years whereas board members in a seven director school district serve a term of three years. This act provides that any school district in St. Charles County that becomes an urban school district because of the 2010 federal decennial census will retain terms of three years for its school board members. In addition, school board member elections will continue to be held at the general municipal election in April of each year.

This act contains an emergency clause.

This act is similar to HB 1048 (2012) and HB 1626 (2012).