The School Committee will transact all business at official meetings of the Committee. These may be either regular or special meetings, defined as follows:
1. Regular meeting: the usual official legal action meeting, held regularly
2. Special meeting: an official legal action meeting called between scheduled regular meetings to consider specific topics.
Every meeting of the School Committee, regular or special, will be open to the public unless an executive session is held in accordance with state law.
LEGAL REFS.: M.G.L. 30A:18-25
CROSS REFS.: BEC, Executive Sessions
BEDA, Notification of School Committee Meetings
NOTE: The above policy covers both regular and special meetings and thus is filed under the general term School Committee Meetings, code BD. More extensive policies on regular and special meetings might be separated and filed under the codes pertaining to each type, BEA and BEB, respectively.
The cross references are to codes in which information directly related to School Committee meetings is filed in this manual.