BBE(LEGAL) - BOARD MEMBERS: AUTHORITY

Board Authority

Access to Information

Access to Student Records

Destruction of and Tampering with Records

  1. Knowingly makes a false entry in, or false alteration of, a governmental record;
  2. Makes, presents, or uses any record, document, or thing with knowledge of its falsity and with intent that it be taken as a genuine governmental record;
  3. Intentionally destroys, conceals, removes, or otherwise impairs the verity, legibility, or availability of a governmental record;
  4. Possesses, sells, or offers to sell a governmental record or a blank governmental record form with intent that it be used unlawfully;
  5. Makes, presents, or uses a governmental record with knowledge of its falsity; or
  6. Possesses, sells, or offers to sell a governmental record or a blank governmental record form with knowledge that it was obtained unlawfully.

Penal Code 37.10(a), (e)–(f)

Distribution of Confidential Information

Fiduciary

Protections for Acting on a Legislative Measure

  1. An action permitted by law that the officer takes in the officer's official capacity regarding a legislative measure;
  2. Proposing, endorsing, or expressing support for or opposition to a legislative measure or taking any action permitted by law to support or oppose a legislative measure;
  3. The effect of a legislative measure or of a change in law proposed by a legislative measure on any person; or
  4. A breach of duty, in connection with the member's practice of or employment in a licensed or regulated profession or occupation, to disclose to any person information, or to obtain a waiver or consent from any person, regarding the officer's actions relating to a legislative measure; or the substance, effects, or potential effects of a legislative measure.

Gov't Code 572.059

Western Texas College

BBE(LEGAL)-LJC

UPDATE 30

DATE ISSUED: 3/16/2015