HJ 556 Constitutional amendment; appointment of members of Board of Education (first reference).
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Summary as introduced:
Constitutional amendment (first resolution); Board of Education.  Provides for the appointment of the members of the Board as follows: four members, including a member designated as president, by the Governor; and three members appointed by the House of Delegates and two members appointed by the Senate, in accordance with the rules of each house. Members are to be appointed for four-year terms. Terms are staggered. No person may be appointed to more than two consecutive full terms. Members in office when the amendment takes effect will serve until their successors are appointed. Presently, the Constitution provides that all nine members are appointed by the Governor.

Full text:
12/03/04  House: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 050277472  pdf

Status:
12/03/04  House: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 050277472
12/03/04  House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/28/05  House: Tabled in Privileges & Elections (20-Y 0-N)