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Los Angeles Unified School District Administration; Operational Flexibility   

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(a) (1) The district superintendent shall develop and manage the facilities program for the LAUSD. This program may include, but not be limited to, the development, management, and implementation of a strategic plan regarding facilities for the LAUSD and the management of all phases of construction, repair, upgrade, renovation, and maintenance of school facilities of the district.

(2) The council of mayors established pursuant to Section 35920 shall provide input to the district superintendent regarding the facilities program. However, notwithstanding that authority, and except as provided pursuant to subdivision (b), the district superintendent shall retain all decisionmaking power regarding any facilities program of the district.

(3) The LAUSD, through the district superintendent, is subject to all laws regarding the review and approval of decisions of the district by state agencies regarding school facilities of the district.

(b) Eminent domain proceedings related to school facilities of the district require the approval of the board. The board shall also retain decisionmaking power related to the placement of school facilities bond measures on the ballot and related to levying development fees for school facilities purposes pursuant to law.

(c) This chapter does not deprive the board of the power or authority to adopt or enter into project stabilization agreements or project labor agreements for district construction or facilities projects or affect the validity of existing project stabilization agreements and project labor agreements. The decision to adopt or enter into project stabilization agreements or project labor agreements for district construction or facilities projects is within the sole discretion of the board.

(Added by Stats. 2006, Ch. 299, Sec. 3.)

Reference:

Education Code 35920