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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 3143         FILED ON: 1/21/2011

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2718

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Kay Khan

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To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General
              Court assembled:

              The undersigned legislators and/or citizens respectfully petition for the adoption of the accompanying bill:

An Act composition of Board of Elementary and Secondary Education.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Kay Khan

11th Middlesex

James B. Eldridge

 

Denise Provost

27th Middlesex


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 3143        FILED ON: 1/21/2011

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2718

By Ms. Khan of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2718) of Kay Khan, James B. Eldridge and Denise Provost relative to the composition of the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education.  Education.


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
 

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In the Year Two Thousand Eleven

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An Act composition of Board of Elementary and Secondary Education.
 

              Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
 

              Section 1E of Chapter 15  is hereby amended by striking out the second sentence, as appearing in the 2008 Official Edition, and inserting in place thereof the following:-

              The 9 members appointed by the governor shall consist of 1 representative of a labor organization selected by the governor from a list of 3 nominees provided by the Massachusetts State Labor Council, AFL-CIO; 1 representative of business or industry selected by the governor with a demonstrated commitment to education; 1 representative of parents of school children selected by the governor from a list of 3 nominees provided by the Massachusetts Parent Teachers Association; 2 representatives of teachers, 1 selected by the governor from a list of 3  nominees offered by the Massachusetts Teachers Association, and 1 selected by the governor from a list of 3  nominees offered by the American Federation of Teachers/Massachusetts; and 4 additional members. No appointive member of said board, except the teacher representatives, shall be employed by or receive regular compensation from the department of elementary and secondary education, or from any school system, public or independent, in the commonwealth, or serve as a member of any school committee.

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