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Los Angeles Unified School District Administration; Council of Mayors   

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(a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the council of mayors may select a representative to participate in all aspects of the selection and evaluation by the board of the district superintendent, including, but not limited to, the search for potential candidates and the setting of compensation. This right includes access, by the representative of the council of mayors, to closed session meetings of the board in which any of these matters regarding the selection and evaluation of the district superintendent are to be discussed. The representative does not have the right to vote with the board on any matter.

(b) The appointment, contract term, contract renewal, refusal to renew a contract, or removal of the district superintendent shall be ratified by the council of mayors. If the council of mayors fails to act within 30 days of the submission of one of these actions by the board, the action shall be deemed ratified. If the council of mayors refuses to ratify the appointment, contract term, contract renewal, or removal of the district superintendent, the council of mayors shall communicate through its representative in closed session the reasons for their refusal to the board.

(c) The council of mayors and its representative shall comply with all legal requirements applicable to the board and its members concerning the matters set forth in this subdivision, including, but not limited to, the California Public Records Act (Chapter 3.5 (commencing with Section 6250) of Division 7 of Title 1 of the Government Code), the Ralph M. Brown Act (Chapter 9 (commencing with Section 54950) of Division 2 of Title 5 of the Government Code), and the Political Reform Act of 1974 (Title 9 (commencing with Section 81000) of the Government Code).

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

Reference:

Government Code 6250

Government Code 54950

Government Code 81000