Los Angeles Unified School District Administration; Operational Flexibility
(a) The district superintendent shall annually prepare a proposed budget for the LAUSD for the succeeding fiscal year. The proposed budget shall be presented to the council of mayors established pursuant to Article 3 (commencing with Section 35920) for review and comment, and to the board for final approval. Any budget revisions during the fiscal year shall also be presented to the council of mayors for review and comment and to the board for final approval. The proposed budget and any budget revision shall be provided to the council of mayors at least 30 days before the consideration and adoption of the budget or budget revision by the board.
(b) The budget and any budget revisions prepared and presented by the district superintendent shall include budgetary information that is no more detailed than the fund, resource code, and major object code level, as defined in the California School Accounting Manual in effect as of January 1, 2007.
(c) The board shall approve the annual budget of the office of the inspector general, and the amount approved shall not be reduced during the year without the approval of the board.
(d) The council of mayors may hold a public hearing and review and comment on the proposed budget and any budget revision at least 15 days prior to the consideration and adoption of the budget or budget revision by the board. After the opportunity for public comment, the board shall have final approval of the budget and any budget revisions.
(e) The district superintendent is responsible for compliance with fiscal reporting requirements to the county superintendent of schools, the department, and the Superintendent.
(f) The district superintendent annually shall provide, for review and comment, the budget to the member cities of the Southeast Cities Schools Coalition, which is described in subdivision (c) of Section 35911.
(Added by Stats. 2006, Ch. 299, Sec. 3.)
Education Code 35911
Education Code 35920