THE SCHOOL BOARD OF BROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA

OFFICE OF THE SUPERINTENDENT

 

Board Room of the Kathleen C. Wright Administration Center

600 Southeast Third Avenue

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

 

Special School Board Meeting

WEDNESDAY, JULY 05, 2017 10:00 AM

 

CALL TO ORDER

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

 

MINUTES FOR APPROVAL

 

CLOSE AGENDA

 

PURPOSE OF MEETING: For The School Board of Broward County, Florida to discuss and recommend† a† plan† of† action† for† H.B. 7069† relating† to† constitutional issues† affecting The School Board of Broward County, Florida, and any other items the Board deems necessary.

 

SUPERINTENDENT'S RECOMMENDATION:

 

1. Authorization to challenge the constitutionality of HB 7069 by filing legal action with other School Districts (Supporting Docs)

 

Authorize the Superintendent and General Counsel to enter into an agreement to file legal action with other school districts to challenge the constitutionality of HB 7069.

 

Please see attached Memorandum - Constitutional Issues Related to HB 7069.

 

The total amount of funds needed is unknown at this time. Request authorization to spend $25,000. The source of funds is the General Counselís Department budget.

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

PURSUANT TO FLORIDA STATUTE 286.0105: If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the School Board with respect to any matter considered at a meeting or hearing, he/she will need a record of the proceedings, and for such purpose, he/she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.

 

Individuals with disabilities requesting accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act of 2008, (ADAAA) may call Equal Educational Opportunities/ADA Compliance Department at 754-321-2150 or Teletype Machine (TTY) 754-321-2158.